Quality Jobs Program


The Quality Jobs Program provides a refundable tax credit as an incentive to encourage the targeted businesses to locate in Louisiana, create quality jobs, and to promote economic development.

Local Submission Requirements

  • LEZP Requirements Agreement Form (If a local sales tax rebate is pursued)
  • Pro Forma
  • Qualification Certification Form (list of new employees must be submitted for certification prior to your rebate request) 
  • Tax Status
  • Building Permit Job Value Verification
  • Proof of DBE Participation

Click here for a complete checklist of Quality Jobs requirements.

How to Apply

Log in to Fastlane external link to complete an Advance Notification form before hiring, purchasing, or construction activity begins. You can find more information about the program here external link.

Contact program manager,Tracey Jackson, at (504) 658-4955 with questions.