Ohio Is for Leaders
Some states are built for followers. We’re building for leaders.
Whether you run a start-up, have an established enterprise, or are looking for a new career path, Ohio’s incentives, business-friendly tax structure, workforce, and quality of life make it the right choice for business leaders and families alike. Leaders like tech-giant Intel have already chosen Ohio. Scroll down to learn why Ohio is the preferred destination for business and better living.
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Ohio by the Numbers
Ohio has a 0% state tax on corporate income, R&D investments, and goods & products sold out of state.
From 2012 to 2017, Ohio cut taxes by $4.9 billion – the largest total tax cut in the U.S.
Ohio’s venture capital growth was 134% between 2017 and 2019, nearly 3x the regional average (47%) and the national average (57%).
Thanks to Ohio’s centralized location, 60% of the U.S. and Canadian population lives within a day’s drive of the state.
Akron, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Dayton are all listed as top-10 cities for millennial homebuyers, giving Ohio more top-10 cities than any other state.
Ohio has climbed 34 spots in Chief Executive Magazine’s 50 Best States for Business rankings since 2011.
Fast-track your progress in Ohio
JobsOhio provides funding to help qualified businesses that:
- Expand, relocate, or build additional headquarters or operation locations.
- Create corporate R&D centers.
- Develop employees and training programs.