Dairy Manufacturing Facility Investment Credit
|Area of Interest||Agriculture|
Wisconsin's Dairy Manufacturing Facility Investment Credit provides refundable credits for businesses that have invested to modernize or expand dairy manufacturing facilities in Wisconsin. Businesses can earn up to 10 percent of the amount spent in a taxable year for modernizing and expanding dairy manufacturing facilities. The maximum amount a business can receive is $200,000. Businesses that are engaged in the processing of milk into dairy products or processing dairy products for sale commercially are eligible to apply for tax credits under this program. Eligible expenses include waste treatment and waste management equipment, including digesters, tanks, blowers, separators, dryers, and equipment that use waste to produce energy, fuel, or industrial products.
The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection has $657,100 available annually for eligible businesses other than dairy cooperatives. A total of $700,000 is available annually for dairy cooperatives.
|Eligible Organizations||Commerical/Industrial Business, Small Business|
|How to Apply||Businesses must submit an application form after the end of the applicant's taxable year in which the eligible capital investment occurred, and no later than February 15 of the subsequent taxable year.|
|For More Information||http://datcp.wi.gov/Business/Tax_Credits/Dairy_Manufacturing_Facility_Investment_Credit/index.aspx|
|Primary Contact||Mike Bandli
Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection
2811 Agriculture Drive
P.O. Box 8911
Madison, WI 53708-8911