Ohio Business Advantages

Third friendliest tax environment (Ernst & Young)

  • No corporate profit and franchise taxes
  • No taxes on new machinery and equipment
  • No tax burden on inventory
  • No tax on out-of-state sales

Fourth overall infrastructure/global access 2014 (Area Development)

Sixth overall labor climate 2014 (Area Development)

Below average Workers Compensation Premium Rates (Workers Comp. Research Institute)

Ottawa County Business Advantages

  • Low sales tax rate
  • Low municipal income tax rates
  • Affordable wages: $53,599 median household income
  • Below average cost of living: $135,800 median housing price