Taxes

Corporate, property and income tax rates are an important factor when deciding where to do business. We think you’ll be pleasantly surprised.

$0.35
Cary Property tax

Lowest in Wake CountyCompare property tax with other towns

5.25%
Individual income tax rate

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2.5%
Flat corporate tax rate

Lowest Rate in the USCompare corporate tax with other states

4.75%
State Sales Tax

Not many states can boast about their tax structures. North Carolina is ranked 3rd in the nation in the State Business Tax Climate Index, and our state’s corporate income tax rate is the lowest in the Southeast. North Carolina has one of the lowest state and local business tax burdens and one of the lowest effective tax rates for mature corporate headquarters.