Business Taxes http://wunc.org en NC House Members May Consider Lowering Local Business Tax, Classifying E-Cigs As Non Tobacco http://wunc.org/post/nc-house-members-may-consider-lowering-local-business-tax-classifying-e-cigs-non-tobacco <p></p><p></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 00:55:37 +0000 Jorge Valencia 35589 at http://wunc.org NC House Members May Consider Lowering Local Business Tax, Classifying E-Cigs As Non Tobacco NC Governor Lauds State's Tax Overhaul To 'Build North Carolina's Future' http://wunc.org/post/nc-governor-lauds-states-tax-overhaul-build-north-carolinas-future <p>Governor Pat McCrory held a press conference today to celebrate a new report suggesting the state's economy is benefiting from tax cuts enacted last year.</p><p>The conservative American Legislative Exchange Council's "Rich States, Poor States" report ranks North Carolina sixth in the nation for its economic outlook.</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:20:11 +0000 Jessica Jones 33868 at http://wunc.org NC Governor Lauds State's Tax Overhaul To 'Build North Carolina's Future' NC Grocery Store Owners Look For Reprieve From Local Tax http://wunc.org/post/nc-grocery-store-owners-look-reprieve-local-tax <p></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 03:47:02 +0000 Jorge Valencia 28965 at http://wunc.org NC Grocery Store Owners Look For Reprieve From Local Tax How Good Is North Carolina’s Business Climate? http://wunc.org/post/how-good-north-carolina-s-business-climate <p>It depends on what you consider good for business. If you head to the <a href="http://www.thrivenc.com/whync/accolades">North Carolina Department of Commerce’s website</a>, you can see many of the positive rankings North Carolina has received from business media outlets: <em>No. 1 Best Business Climate</em> from Site Selection in 2012, <em>No. 4 Best State for Business </em>by Forbes in 2012, <em>No. 4 America’s Top States for Business</em> by CNBC in 2012. &nbsp;Most of the organizations doing the ranking look at a similar group of factors, although they each give those factors different weight in their decisions. Fri, 26 Jul 2013 14:00:30 +0000 Laura Candler 19662 at http://wunc.org How Good Is North Carolina’s Business Climate? Will NC's New Business Tax Rate Equal New Business? http://wunc.org/post/will-ncs-new-business-tax-rate-equal-new-business <p>North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory signed major tax reform legislation into law this week, keeping one of his most ardent campaign promises.&nbsp;</p><p>The governor and his conservative Republican base have consistently said North Carolina would be better able to attract business to the state with lower taxes. Fri, 26 Jul 2013 11:45:01 +0000 Leoneda Inge 19641 at http://wunc.org Will NC's New Business Tax Rate Equal New Business?