Tennessee Adventure Tourism Program Now Accepting Applications for Community Certification

Thursday, February 13, 2014 | 02:59 pm

Program Designed to Promote Job Growth in Rural Areas

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development and Department of Revenue announced today that applications are now available for communities seeking to become certified as adventure tourism districts pursuant to the Tennessee Adventure Tourism and Rural Development Act of 2011. The act allows certain tourism-related businesses within adventure tourism districts to qualify for a jobs tax credit.