NJEDA Releases Emerge Program Preliminary Rules for Public Feedback
On April 1, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) released a draft of the rules and targeted industry definitions under which the new Emerge business tax incentive program will be administered.
Members of the public are encouraged to review the preliminary rules and industry definitions and provide feedback through one of three virtual Public Listening Sessions hosted by the Authority in April, or to submit written feedback through an online form available on the Economic Recovery Act website. The Emerge program is expected to begin accepting applications in late May.
Draft Emerge Program rules are available now for review in advance of the Public Listening Sessions. Please see https://www.njeda.com/njeda_economic-recovery-act_emege-program-draft-rules-and-industry-definitions_04-01-2020_public/.
Public Listening Sessions are scheduled for:
- Thursday, April 8th, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
- Monday, April 12th, 2021 at 3:00 p.m.
- Wednesday, April 14th, 2021 at 3:00 p.m.
Sessions are expected to last approximately two hours and can be accessed at https://tinyurl.com/xyr2k65r - Passcode: Emerge.
Members of the public can also submit written feedback on the Emerge Program through the webpage www.njeda.com/EconomicRecoveryAct from April 5th through April 16th.