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Economic Development Exemptions (EDX)

​Qualifications

Economic Development Exemptions (EDX) are used to encourage manufacturing, research and development and warehousing/distribution companies to grow in Wichita. Taxes on improvements to land and buildings can be exempted for up to 10 years. All new business machinery and equipment are permanently exempt under state law. The percentage of taxes abated is based on job creation and capital investment.


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Have you read the EDX guidelines and ready to apply?

EDX Application

Are you considering a project and need additional information or guidance?

Project Information Request

​For additional information, contact:
Tim Goodpasture, Economic Development Analyst
City of Wichita – Office of Economic Development
TGoodpasture@wichita.gov
316-268-4383

Economic Development Exemptions (EDX) are used to encourage manufacturing, research and development and warehousing/distribution companies to grow in Wichita. Taxes on improvements to land and buildings can be exempted for up to 10 years. All new business machinery and equipment are permanently exempt under state law. The percentage of taxes abated is based on job creation and capital investment.

Qualifica​tions

EDX can reduce operating costs during the initial 10 years of operation following an expansion.​

Docum​​ents

Sedgwick County/City of Wichita Economic Development Guidelines EDX Economic Development Company Information Sheet CEDBR-Fiscal Impact Model​​​​ Economic Development Exemption Application (Electronic) Economic Development Exemption Application​​​