Since 1971, the Town of Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has been a public benefit corporation of the State of New York whose charge is to assist in the acquisition, construction, reconstruction, and equipping of commercial and industrial facilities.

Welcome to Brookhaven IDA online

The Brookhaven IDA has the authority to issue tax-exempt and taxable bonds and notes. It can also grant property tax abatements, mortgage recording tax exemption, and full sales tax exemption for qualified applicants.

The Town of Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency has issued millions of dollars in tax-exempt or taxable bonds on behalf of more than 50 companies encouraging them to either locate or expand in the Town of Brookhaven. This assistance has been extended to companies both large and small, and has resulted in the direct creation of thousands of jobs for Brookhaven residents.

Brookhaven IDA Historic Year

The IDA is pleased to present highlights of transactions completed in 2017.

  • 20 closed transactions
  • More than $435 million in new investments in Brookhaven Town’s economy
  • Approximately 4,500 jobs created or retained

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Uncle Wally's

A commercial about Uncle Wally's experience with Brookhaven's IDA.

There is also a short video with more information.

Suffolk Transportation Service, Inc.

A commercial about Suffolk Transportation's experience with Brookhaven's IDA.

There is also a short video with more information.


"The IDA played an instrumental role in guiding our company through the complex process of developing a commercial business location. We now have a new state of the art facility to better serve our customers and the resident bus riders of Brookhaven. Our thanks goes out to the Brookhaven IDA.”

- John J. Corrado
Suffolk Transportation Services

"The Team at the Town of Brookhaven has been there for us each step of our growth cycle. They take an active interest in helping us navigate through issues. We view their Team as an extension of ours!”

- Michael Petrucelli, CFO Uncle Wally’s Muffin Company

"The IDA staff helped make the process seamless, and painless too.”

- Michael Verruto, Long Island Precast