Nevada vs. North Dakota Incorporation Comparison

North Dakotan companies benefit from a relatively low corporate income tax which varies from 2.6% to 6.5%. North Dakota’s state and local tax burden was among the lowest in the nation in 2007. Still, North Dakota rates 30th nationally for its highest corporate income tax rate and 30th nationally for overall business climate. Nevada on the other hand get’s top ratings for its lack of corporate income taxes and favorable overall business climate. Incorporating a Nevada corporation or forming a Nevada LLC can save a lot of money year after year. See the table below for a detailed comparison of incorporation in Nevada vs North Dakota:

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Tax Foundation's, Corporate Tax Ranking Index 1 27
Personal Income Tax NONE 2.1% - 5.54%
Tax Foundations, Personal Income Tax Ranking Index 1 36
No Franchise Tax
No Tax on corp shares
No Gift Tax
No Unitary Tax
No Estate Tax
Statutory Indemnification of Officers, Directors & Employees
Charging Order Protection for Corporation
Charging Order is Creditor's Sole Remedy for LLC or Corporation
Highest Standard of Corporate Veil Protection
Series LLC Allowed
Business Court *

* rankings accurate as of 2013


Why Nevada?

  • You can live and run your business in any state and still incorporate in Nevada.
  • Forming your entity involves no minimum capital requirements
  • Lawsuit proof laws - If your business does get sued, your personal assets will stay safe.
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