Halifax County, NC Business Climate

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Only a few locations can offer the right combination of resources critical to business success. Halifax County’s unique combination of assets have encouraged businesses to prosper here for almost 250 years. Our pro-business climate in Halifax County, NC is complemented by a stable and business-friendly tax structure, low building costs, a diversified industrial base, workforce development programs, and a network of resources to give area businesses a competitive advantage in the global marketplace.

North Carolina is consistently rated as one the top states for business and business competitiveness.  North Carolina has the lowest corporate income tax rate among the 44 states that levy this tax.  There is no state-level property tax and no inventory taxes.  The Halifax County Economic Development Commission supports initiatives that promote the success of both new and existing businesses and an environment where businesses of all types can thrive.

In Halifax County, private and public leaders work together to make our community business-friendly. They understand the importance of keeping a competitive cost of doing business. That’s why we’ve chosen to keep property taxes low, so businesses flourish and the economy thrives. We also work individually with businesses to meet their specific needs. This includes finding the best location, expediting the regulatory process, and funding programs and financial incentives to make investments even more feasible.

The Halifax County Economic Development Commission supports initiatives that promote the success of both new and existing businesses and an environment where businesses of all types can thrive. For more information about Halifax County’s economy and business climate, contact us at 252-519-2630.