San Joaquin County and the Cities of Stockton, Lodi, Tracy, Lathrop, and Manteca offer business and industry the considerable advantages of a California State Enterprise Zone. The San Joaquin County Enterprise Zone encompasses approximately 656 square miles with over 55 square miles of commercial and industrial properties. Companies locating or expanding within the Enterprise Zone may benefit from financing and tax incentives, development incentives, and business assistance.
Enterprise Zone Incentives
State Tax Incentives:
A business located in the San Joaquin County Enterprise Zone can take advantage of tremendous tax credit programs offered by the State of California
- Hiring Credit
- State & Use Tax Credits
- Business Expense Deductions
- Net Operating Loss Carryover
- Net Interest Deduction for Lenders
Click Here to Download the NEW SJC TEA (Effective January 1, 2013) »
The State has approved the NEW San Joaquin County Targeted Employment Area (TEA) which is effective as of January 1, 2013.
Click Here to Download the previous SJC TEA (Effective June 22, 08 - July 8, 13) »
The previous SJC TEA (Effective June 22, 2008) expired on July 8, 2013.
To apply for a Hiring Credit Voucher, submit completed voucher application, required eligibility documentation, and
a check for the voucher fees payable to:
SJC Economic Development Association56 S. Lincoln Street
Stockton, CA 95203
Attn: Enterprise Zone
FeesEZ Voucher Application Fee - $80 per voucher
(Effective December 1st, 2010 the Voucher Application Fee has increased to $80.00 as a result of a $5.00 increase imposed by the State.)
Expedite Fee Additional $50 per voucher
Returned Check Fee - $25
Click Here » to download the Voucher Application and related forms.
Old Stockton EZ Street Ranges »
(Effective Date: 6/22/93 - 6/21/08)
Old Stockton EZ - Targeted Employment Area (TEA) »
(Effective Date: 1/01/98 - 6/21/08)
San Joaquin County Enterprise Zone Please Contact
Economic Development Director / EZ Manager