For those who dream of doing their own thing, New Hampshire is the perfect place to bring your next idea to life. 99% of New Hampshire’s businesses are small, proof that the state’s business-friendly climate and low tax burden supports big ideas. Plus—as a top-ranked state for opportunity, the Granite State fosters an environment where equality, economic opportunity, and affordability level the playing field.

In addition, organizations like Live Free and Start continue to make it easy for New Hampshire businesses to “start, connect and succeed.” From offering workshops on how to talk with Angel Investors to providing state-of-the-art and generous co-working spaces, these organizations help put New Hampshire entrepreneurs on the map. 

Besides being ranked among New England’s top states for economic stability and potential, here are three benefits of starting your business in New Hampshire.

Low Tax Burden
Considered America’s greatest state for taxpayer ROI, New Hampshire has one of the best tax climates in the country for both residents and businesses. As a state with no sales tax or income tax (and the absence of at least half a dozen other taxes), New Hampshire offers businesses welcome financial relief.

Accessible Government
We’re a small and welcoming state, which translates into strong and supportive communities for startups. Running into an issue with your business? In New Hampshire, you’re never more than a phone call away from the solution. The Granite State even offers free business advice for those seeking to grow their own ventures in New Hampshire.

Accessibility and Infrastructure

Located in the heart of New England and bordering Canada, New Hampshire is a strategic location for your business. Whether you’re looking to work locally or abroad, our transportation network of New Hampshire airports, water ports, rail, and highways will ensure you’ll reach your customers in Boston, New York, Montreal and beyond.