Dorothy was onto something when she said, “There’s no place like home.” Well, home is Kansas and there’s no place like it for the future success of your business. Check out these important info and incentives from the Kansas Department of Commerce.


  • Neighborhood Revitalization Plan
    Atchison provides a highly attractive county-wide tax rebate incentive for new and refurbished improvements to properties. See details
  • Real Estate
    The City of Atchison and/or the Atchison Area Economic Development Council own all of the remaining green field sites at the Shannon Industrial Park. The City of Atchison can provide the land in the Industrial Park at low or no cost based on job creation and wages paid. The City of Atchison can also issue industrial revenue bonds for a property tax exemption of up to 10 years, in addition to other state and federal tax benefits.
  • Industrial Revenue Bonds
    The City of Atchison has been an active participant in using Industrial Revenue Bonds, which allow a development to borrow the tax exempt status of the City for construction/building materials and property taxes for a period of up to 10 years. The Stresscrete Group, the Atchison Hospital, the YMCA, and the Holiday Inn Express projects have all made use of Industrial Revenue Bonds in recent years.