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Indiana's Economic Development for a Growing Economy Credit (EDGE Credit) is taken on Line 7 of Indiana Schedule 5/Schedule F.

You would receive a credit agreement letter along with your Indiana K-1 from the preparer of your business return.

To enter the credit in the TaxAct® program:

  1. From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop) click State and then click Indiana in the expanded State menu. 
  2. Click Credits & Payments to expand the category and then click Credits and then click Economic Development and Economic Credit
  3. The program will proceed with the interview questions for you to enter or review the appropriate information

Additional Information

Click on the link for the Indiana IT-40 Booklet at the Indiana webpage for individual taxpayers to view the following information on page 43:

Lines 7 & 8: – Economic Development for a Growing Economy Credit (EDGE); Economic Development for a Growing Economy Retention Credit (EDGE-R)

If you have business income (including partnership or S corporation income) you may be eligible for one or both of these credits. These credits are available to businesses who conduct certain activities that are designed to foster job creation and/or job retention in Indiana.

This credit is available to pass-through entities, such as members of partnerships and S corporations.

Contact the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC), One North Capitol, Suite 700, Indianapolis, IN, 46204, for eligibility requirements, or visit the Indiana website for additional information.

Note. The approved credit agreement letter from the IEDC must be maintained with your records.

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