The West Regional Enterprise Zone Program offers numerous state incentives to encourage companies to locate to or expand within the WREZ region: Bellwood, Broadview, Maywood, Melrose Park and parts of Unincorporated Cook County.

Benefits Include:

Illinois Sales Tax Exemptions: 7.75-10% Illinois sales tax exemption on building materials for use in real estate remodeling, rehabilitation or new construction. Building materials inlcuded:

  • Purchaser’s role
  • Retailer’s role
  • Eligible retailers
  • Point of sale exemption
  • Eligible building materials
  • Retailer
  • Separate from Contractor
  • Out-of-State Manufacturer

Serving the communities of Bellwood, Broadview, Maywood, Melrose Park and parts of Unincorporated Cook County.