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    Sec. 36-126.19. Enterprise Zone and Technology Zones.


    Sec. 36-126.19. Enterprise zone and technology zones.
    (a) Enterprise zone—any business required to obtain a license pursuant to this article, and which is designated as a "qualified business firm" on or after July 1, 1995 pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 22, Title 59.1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, (the Enterprise Zone Act), shall be entitled to the following tax credits: For the first three (3) calendar years, a one hundred percent (100%) credit; and for the fourth (4th) and fifth (5th) calendar years, a fifty percent (50%) credit. Thereafter the tax shall be at the rate provided for in this article.
    (b) Technology zone—any qualified technology business that locates in or is already located in the technology zone shall be entitled to a five-year reimbursement of business license taxes as follows: during the first (1st) calendar year, a seventy-five percent (75%) reimbursement; for the second (2nd) calendar year a fifty percent (50%) reimbursement; and for the third (3rd), fourth (4th) and fifth (5th) calendar years a twenty-five percent (25%) reimbursement.(Ord. No. O- 96-319, 12-10-96, eff. 1-1-97; Ord. No. O-02-054, 3-26-02; Ord. No. O-11-003, 1-11-11)
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