Transportation Impact Fee Incentive (TIFI)

Photo compliments of Port Manatee Authority.
Photo compliments of Port Manatee Authority.

Qualified businesses may be eligible for this economic development incentive. This incentive covers a portion of  the Transportation Impact (Roads) Fees that are assessed on building permits for new development. See TIFI Examples


The amount of the incentive is based on the number of jobs created and the average annual wage of the company locating or expanding a targeted industry in Manatee County.


The Economic Development Incentive Application must be submitted to the Economic Development Program Manager in advance of development. Applications for the TIFI must be reviewed for eligibility and approved by the Board of County Commissioners.