Arizona Advantages


Arizona’s Pro-Business Environment

In Arizona, we view the government as a strategic partner to industry, supporting and encouraging innovation, not standing in its way. Our state leaders are committed to maintaining streamlined regulations, cutting red tape, repealing overly burdensome regulations and lowering taxes.



Economic Performance

Rich States, Poor States Report American Legislative Exchange Council, 2022


Most Competitive State Mountain Region

Site Selection Magazine Prosperity Cup, 2022


Best State for Business

Chief Executive Magazine, 2023


Find out more about Arizona's advantages in our brochure.




Competitive Tax Structure
Income tax rates are among the lowest in the U.S. The state’s elected leaders and business community work together to establish a simplified tax structure encouraging investment in research and the development of new products and services.


Flat Income Tax Lowest Flat-Tax in the U.S.


Franchise Tax, Business Inventory Tax, Estate Tax, Worldwide Unitary Tax, Gross Receipts Tax


Corporate Income Tax Rate Among Lowest in the U.S.


The state has a vast workforce with 3.5 million workers. Arizona’s booming population provides easy access to a robust talent pipeline. Decade after decade, the state has maintained significant population growth.


For Talent Attraction & Retention Maricopa County

Lightcast Talent Attraction Scorecard, 2022

Top 3

Highest Job Growth

Lightcast Talent Attraction Scorecard, 2022

Top 5

For Skilled Jobs Growth from 2017-2022

Lightcast Talent Attraction Scorecard, 2022

$60+ Billion Semiconductor Investments

Arizona leads the nation in semiconductor investments, with over $60 billion invested since 2020.


in the Nation for Semiconductor Investments

$60+ billion

invested since 2020

Semiconductor Industry Association, 2022



The state's lack of natural disasters such as earthquakes, hurricanes, blizzards, and tornadoes, Arizona is an ideal location for businesses that require market, power and employee access to be available consistently throughout the year.


#1 State for Power Grid Reliability

U.S. Energy Information Administration, 2020


Access to 86+M Consumers in a One-Day Trucking Radius

Over 40%

Electricity Generated from Clean & Renewable Energy Sources

U.S. Energy Information Administration, 2021



Arizona is the best place in the U.S. to live, work, and recreate. The state’s natural beauty is internationally recognized. In fact, it is home to one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon. With options for resort-style living, endless adventures and high-impact careers, Arizona attracts the best and brightest. This perfect balance is what makes life better here.


Most Affordable Large City in the U.S: Phoenix

Business Facilities State Rankings, 2022

Top 10

Most Diverse State

WalletHub, 2022


National Parks, Monuments and Preserves Across the State


Sunny Days Per Year


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