10 Best States for Business 2012: Slideshow

Here’s a look at the best states in which to do business in 2012 and what CEOs had to say about them.

May 2 2012 by ChiefExecutive.net

No 8: Georgia

No. 8

Georgia is the 8th Best State for Business 2012

Taxation and Regulations
Workforce Quality
Living Environment

Based on CEO Survey by ChiefExecutive.net

Development Trend Indicator—Positive
More conservative statehouse holds line on taxes; workforce becomes major plus.
CEO Comments
“Georgia has high premium taxes.”

“Georgia is a great place to do business, the airport the weather the cost of living. Good talent pool to pick from.”

“Georgia understands business needs, even industry specifics, and goes all out in ensuring the atmosphere is staged for business success.”

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