The Maine Department of Economic and Community Development works with statewide and local partners, private industry and small businesses to enhance and sustain economic prosperity in Maine.

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What is DECD?

DECD and its partners show companies how to benefit from millions of dollars in tax credits, reimbursements, R&D credits, capital loans, even direct investment. Every year, we help Maine communities attract jobs and grow their infrastructure with unique financing programs.

 
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Building Codes
and Standards

 
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Code
Enforcement

 
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Rules and
Regulations

 
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Tax Incentives
and Credit

 
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Maine average
hourly wage
$21.78

 
Maine
population
1.35 million

 
Produces 90%
of the nation's
lobster supply

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