General Information
Phone Numbers
(304) 234-6473
Fax: (304) 234-3652
Emergencies: Dial 911
1500 Chapline Street
Suite 115

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Tax Incentives

A  Downtown Business District Enhancement Tax Credit  exists  to encourage the location of new retail, service, amusement and residential rental businesses in the "Downtown Revitalization District," the boundaries for the district being I-70 north, Wheeling Creek to the south and east, and the Ohio River to the west (Codified Ordinances of the City of Wheeling 787.53).  Complete the form and return it to the finance department for review to find out if your business is eligible. The credits are as follows:

Business Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4+ 
New 100%100%100%50%
Existing 50%50%50%50%

Downtown Business District Enhancement Tax Credit Application 

For Additional Details:  see  Codified Ordinances of the City of Wheeling, Part 7, Chapter 5, Article 787.53

Guidance for Claiming COVID-19 Small Retail Business B&O Tax Credit