With a surging innovation ecosystem and a $3 million Arizona Innovation Challenge, Arizona attracts global corporations and forward-thinking start ups.
LOW COST OF DOING BUSINESS
Arizona ranks seventh lowest in average workers compensation costs, fifth lowest in property taxes, and second lowest in unemployment insurance tax.
Poised and ready to meet your project needs, the state’s workforce is abundant, talented and young.
Arizona has created a minimalist regulatory environment by cutting red tape and by repealing overly burdensome regulations.
ACCESS TO MAJOR WORLD MARKETS
Arizona is immediately accessible to three of the world’s largest economies: California (#6), Texas (#11) and Mexico (#18).
SIMPLIFIED TAX SYSTEM
Arizona has among the lowest corporate and individual income tax rates in the nation, lowering your cost of doing business.
EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY OF LIFE
From an unsurpassed number of sunny days to snow skiing, Arizona’s quality of life is second to none.
THE BEST STATE FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Arizona offers one of the lowest cost environments for doing business in the United States. Couple it with fewer burdensome government regulations, a highly skilled and available workforce, and an exceptional quality of life, and ours is the best state for your corporate relocation.
Locating your business in Arizona begins with contacting the ACA for an Arizona location project manager. As your single point of contact, we will make it easy to access partners around the state as well as information, incentives and a host of services including:
CONFIDENTIAL SITE SELECTION
INCLUDING EXISTING BUILDINGS, BUILD-TO-SUIT OPPORTUNITIES, AND EARLY ACCESS.
COORDINATION AND TRANSPORTATION
FOR LOCAL VISITS INCLUDING ARRANGING MEETINGS WITH NECESSARY PARTIES.
CUSTOMIZED RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS
OF TAX, REAL ESTATE, UTILITY, AND TRANSPORTATION COSTS AND EMPLOYMENT AND WAGE DATA
UNLOCK SUCCESS PROGRAMS & INCENTIVES
Find tax credits, grants, start up competitions, bonds, training and mentorship and more.
INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
SMALL BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS SERVICES
Arizona is a prime location for global businesses, as evidenced by hundreds of international companies already in operation. The Arizona Commerce Authority’s international business services team is experienced in worldwide relocations and streamlined processes, and will serve as a central source of information and support.