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Property Tax Abatement

Tax abatement on real and personal property improvements may be granted by all taxing entities in Kilgore except Kilgore Independent School District.  The company must meet requirements associated with the value of capital improvements and either job creation or payroll increases maintained throughout the term of the agreement.  The City of Kilgore will create a reinvestment zone and adopt a tax abatement agreement with primary employers according to the following two schedules. 
 
Tax Abatement Schedule I
 
 
Capital Improvements and
Full-time Job Creation or
Payroll Increase
$1,000,000
25 or More
$625,000 Annually

 


 


 

Abatement Schedule
 
 
Year
Percentage
 
1-3
 100%
 
4
 75%
 
5
 50%
 
6
 25%
 
 
 
 
Tax Abatement Schedule II  
Capital Improvements andFull-time Job Creation or Payroll Increase
$500,0005-24$250,000

 


 


 

Abatement Schedule  
Year Percentage 
1-3 50% 
4 37.5% 
5 25% 
6 12.5% 

For a description of procedures click HERE.