Massachusetts is 46th Best State for Business 2014
Massachusetts is considered one of the seven best states for startups. Cambridge, home to Harvard and MIT, ranked as the No. 4 metro on the Kaufmann Index for high-tech startup density, and entrepreneurs brewed by those educational institutions often stay in and around Boston. In addition, Massachusetts ranked No. 25 overall by the Tax Foundation, while the Suffix University Index (based in Boston) ranks the state business climate No. 1 in the country.
May 8 2014 by JP Donlon
State-Local Tax Burden
|Development Trend Indicator: Negative|
|At least state legislature is resisting Gov. Patrick push for highest minimum wage.|
Based on CEO Survey by ChiefExecutive.net