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Enterprise Zone Form B

All items must be completed on this form before the Effingham/Effingham County Zone Administrator submits an application to Illinois Department of Revenue for Building Materials Exemption Certificate on behalf of the contractor or project owner for the address declared on this application. Each contractor must have their own Building Materials Exemption Certificate issued by the Illinois Department of Revenue.

No building materials exemptions are allowed before the certificate date.

Learn more about the Effingham Enterprise Zone.

  • Project information

  • P.O. Box is not allowed.
  • If you do not have a FEIN number, you must go to the Illinois Department of Revenue website and apply for ID # before this application may be processed.
  • IDOR will email your BMEC when issued to this email.
  • This is the estimated date your portion of the project will be finished purchasing and/or ordering materials for your portion of the project. Please allow yourself a bit of overage time as weather and delays can change when you expect to be complete. Date declared will be expiration of Certificate.
  • Cost estimates

  • This is calculated by dividing the estimated building material cost by the estimated total contract cost.

Reporting requirements by law

All businesses or contractors with certificates issued must report the final value of purchases made using the certificate for the project location listed on the certificate. A report for each calendar year must be submitted no later than May 31st the following year.

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