Costs of Doing Business
Vernon County, Missouri’s strategic location provides close access to major Midwest markets—Kansas City, St. Louis, Wichita, Springfield. The region also enjoys a low-cost operating environment. BUILD VC and the local municipalities understand the challenges and opportunities that business leaders face. We collaborate to provide competitive business development packages.
Employers across all industries will find a strong business climate in Missouri in addition to competitive wages, utility costs, and taxes in Vernon County. The state has a AAA rating and one of the best track records in the U.S. for fiscal responsibility.
Missouri ranks in the top 10 out of all 50 states on:
- Corporate Income Tax Rank (#3)
- Unemployment insurance tax rank (#7)
- Property tax rank (#8)