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Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) – High Quality Jobs Program

Business Assistance


The High Quality Jobs (HQJ) program provides qualifying businesses assistance to off-set some of the costs incurred to locate, expand or modernize an Iowa facility. This flexible program includes loans, forgivable loans, tax credits, exemptions and/or refunds. The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) offers this program to promote growth in businesses, which employ Iowans in jobs defined as high-quality by state statute. Visit the IEDA website for more information.

Services Provided

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Loan Providers
  • Tax Credit Assistance

Economic and Site Development

  • Site Location Assistance
  • State Tax Credits and Assistance
Contact Information
Maicie Pohlman
1963 Bell Ave
Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50315