Favorable Taxes
No Sales Tax
Montana levies no general sales or use tax on consumers earning it the number one ranking in the 2012 Alec-Laffer State Economic Competitiveness Index.

Montana's 2013 Business Tax Climate Index Ranks 8th in the Nation.
Montana ranks 8th in both the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Tax Foundation's State Business Tax Climate Index. The Index compares the states in five areas of taxation that impact business: corporate taxes; individual income taxes; sales taxes; unemployment insurance taxes; and taxes on property, including residential and commercial property.

Site Selection Magazine
Nov 2012 Area Spotlight

"Montana: A Surplus of Riches"

From huge energy reserves to a record state balance, Montana lures companies with an aggressive recruitment pitch and a frequent-flyer recruiter.

Read Article >


Butte, Montana - The Richest Hill on Earth Watch Video >