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Tax Abatement Program

A tax abatement is the full or partial exemption from ad valorem taxes on eligible properties for a period of up to ten years and an amount of up to 100 percent of the increase in appraised value (as reflected on the certified tax roll of the appropriate county appraisal district) resulting from improvements begun after the execution of the tax abatement agreement. Eligible properties must be located in a reinvestment zone.

Tax abatements are authorized under Chapter 312 of the Texas Tax Code.

For more information about tax abatements offered by the City of Fort Worth:

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Strategic Development & Revitalization
1150 South Freeway, Suite 106
Fort Worth, TX 76104
817-392-6021 (phone)
817-392-6031 (fax)

Office of Small Business
1150 South Freeway, Suite 106
Fort Worth, TX 76104
817-392-2622 (phone)
817-392-6031 (fax)

Office of Business Diversity
1150 South Freeway, Suite 144
Fort Worth, TX 76104
817-392-2674 (phone)
817-392-2681 (fax)

Director:
Robert Sturns

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City of Fort Worth Workshops - RFP, RFQ, ITB and Best Value Solicitations: 8:30 a.m. April 4, 2019; James E. Guinn Entrepreneurial Campus - Fort Worth Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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How to Start A Food Truck and Mobile Catering Business: 8:15 a.m. April 6, 2019; Score Conference Room At The Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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Everything You Need to Start A Business: 9 a.m. April 6, 2019; Score Conference Room At The Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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Certification Training for Minority, Women, Small, or Disadvantaged-Owned Business Enterprises and Other Federal Certifications: 6 p.m. April 9, 2019; James E. Guinn Entrepreneurial Campus - Fort Worth Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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The Essentials of Your Business Plan: 8:30 a.m. April 10, 2019; Score Conference Room At The Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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How to Break the Rules and Win at Sales: 11:30 a.m. April 10, 2019; Score Conference Room At The Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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Informational Forum for Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises: 11:30 a.m. April 11, 2019; James E. Guinn Entrepreneurial Campus - Fort Worth Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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How to Form an LLC or Corporation in One Day in Texas: 6:45 p.m. April 23, 2019; Score Conference Room At The Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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Quickbooks Online: 8:30 a.m. April 25, 2019; Score Conference Room At The Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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Financial Statements Basic for Small Businesses: 11:30 a.m. April 25, 2019; Score Conference Room At The Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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Building Out a Successful Sales Program in 2019: 9 a.m. April 26, 2019; Score Conference Room At The Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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