Financial Incentive Program Application Portal

The Department of Commerce offers various tax credit and grant programs that businesses may apply for. Each program has its own registration system as well as a portal to submit and manage your application. In order to submit an application, you must first register at the above links in the navigation


  • Maryland Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant

  • Small Business Relief Tax Credit (for small businesses providing sick and safe leave)

  • Buy Maryland Cybersecurity (BMC) Tax Credit

  • Cybersecurity Investment Incentive Tax Credit (CIITC)

  • Maryland Wineries and Vineyards Tax Credit

  • Biotechnology Investment Incentive Tax Credit (BIITC)

For assistance with one of Commerce’s tax incentive programs, please contact Lani Sinfield at