Taylor Texas, Your Value Location in the Austin MSA

Major Private Employers

  • ERCOT: Electric Grid Management673 Employees
  • Durcon: Counter top Mfg.300 Employees
  • Burrows Cabinets: Cabinet Mfg.137 Employees
  • Floyd's Glass: Glass Mfg. 150 Employees
  • Gemini Inc.: Plastic Fabrication101 Employees
  • Accurate Manufacturing: Coatings55 Employees


  • Robust municipal water and wastewater systems
  • Transmission level gas along Highway 79
  • Fiber Optics
  • 138 KVA electric transmission lines
  • Rail access sites available on Union Pacific line
  • Excellent road network 79 east west and 95 north south
Taylor Texas Opportunity Zones

Sample Calculation of Capital Gains Tax on Accrued Earnings of QOF Investment Held for Ten Years

Traditional Investment Earnings Accrued from QOF Investment Held Ten Years
Original Investment $1.5 million Original Investment $1.5 million
Sold for: $2 million Sold for: $2 million
Capital Gain: $500,000 Capital Gain: $500,000
Capital Gain Tax Rate: 23.80% Capital Gain Tax Rate: 0%
Capital Gain Tax Due: $119,000 Capital Gain Tax Due: $0
Post-Tax Earnings: $381,000 Post-Tax Earnings: $500,000
Tax Savings:  $0 Tax Savings: $119,000
Source: Author’s Calculations

Large Projects in Taylor

RCR Railpark: 750 acres, estimated billion dollar capital investment at full build out. In Opportunity Zone. They have broken ground. All approvals in place.

Valero Fueling Facility: $40,000,000 capital investment. In Opportunity Zone. Completed and operational.

Hart Components: 80,000 sq. ft. truss manufacturer under construction. Not in Opportunity Zone. Will generate significant sales taxes for the city and EDC.

Three projects pending: Not Opportunity Zone. 250 new jobs and $12,000,000 plus capital investment.

Perfect Game 25

Perfect Game is creating a state-of-the-art baseball complex in Hutto, Texas as part of a major expansion initiative

Full release https://www.perfectgame.org/Articles/View.aspx?article=16335

Posted by Perfect Game USA on Thursday, April 18, 2019

  • 5 minutes from Taylor sites
  • Taylor sites are in an opportunity zone.
  • 850 teams per week will come to the facility x 15 players plus at least one parent
  • 25,000 new people per week will come to the facility
  • 14u, 15u, 16u etc. then repeats. All summer.
  • In Atlanta, you often stay 30 miles from the pg 25 facility
  • Hotels, restaurants all will boom. Very little vacancy in Austin during the summer
  • Kalahari is nearing completion. 10 miles from sites in Taylor. Not everyone can afford to stay there. More opportunity for Taylor development.
  • There is an estimate trillion dollars of opportunity zone funds looking for good deals

County Road Bonds

  • Precinct 4 gets $123,000,000 if approved by voters
  • Main project is overpass over 79 at State Highway 3349
  • Aligns 3349 favorably between Hutto and Taylor
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