Business Incentives

Why move to Chehalis?

There are multiple advantages to setting up shop at the Port of Chehalis. Our prime location in Washington State halfway between Portland and Seattle along the I-5 corridor, means we can offer numerous tax incentives to business enterprises bringing in Chehalis WA jobs.  

Fast Track Permitting

Business Friendly Environment


Job Skills Training at Centralia College

Competitive Pricing

Available Workforce

Washington State Tax Facts

No Corporate Sales Tax

No Inventory Tax

No tax on interest, dividends, or capital gains

No Personal Income Tax

No unitary Tax

Revenue Bonds

Industrial Development Revenue Bonds (IDRB’s) are tax-exempt debt obligations issued by public corporations to support manufacturing, processing, and utility type economic development projects. As the issuing agency for these bonds, the Port or Chehalis Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) welcomes your interest in IDRB financing.