A Good Business Climate

Northern Nevada is known for more than just exciting casinos, excellent dining and exceptional weather. It’s also famous for being one of the nation’s most desirable places to reside. With a tax and business climate as agreeable as the weather itself, it’s no wonder so many individuals and companies are moving to the area.

Nevada imposes no corporate or personal income tax; no unitary tax, no inventory tax, no estate or gift tax, and no franchise fee or franchise tax on income. In addition, Nevada also offers a wide variety of incentives and perks, earning it a #1 ranking for desirable business climates from California Business magazine (Jan. ’92) and a #3 ranking for lowest state and local tax burden from Money Magazine (Jan. ’94.

And Lake Tahoe is ranked by Rand McNally as the nation’s #1 location for outdoor recreation, including skiing, water sports, hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, golf and tennis.

Plus, Reno/Tahoe is the cultural center of the Sierras with an internationally acclaimed opera company, a symphony orchestra, chamber orchestra, ballet, chorale, several repertory theatre companies, art galleries, museums and an active Young Audiences program.

The region also touts a strong educational record, with the best SAT and ACT scores in the state, and a national test ranking that is above average.