Treehouse, headquartered in Portland,
is an online education platform focused
on teaching high-demand programming
languages such as iOS, Android, HTML,
Ruby, and more for skills in web design,
app design, and software development.
Worksystems, the local workforce development organization, will sponsor up to
10,000 students, providing additional career
services, mentoring, and training to get
those students job-ready.
Greater Portland is more affordable for
company operations when considering all
operating and capital costs.
Oregon is the 11th best state and Washington
is the 12th best state for business tax climate
in the country according to the Tax Foundation. Oregon boasts no state sales tax, and
Washington has no corporate income tax.
According to the Ernst & Young LLP COST
Study for Fiscal Year 2014, Oregon has
the lowest total effective business tax rate
imposed on business activity by state and
Single Sales Factor
Oregon businesses are taxed on a portion of
their total income derived from sales within
the state of Oregon. This corporate income
tax is considered “Single Sales Factor” tax, as
it considers only Oregon sales in determining
corporate income taxes owed to the state.
Other states often include additional assets
and payroll, making them “multi-factor” taxes.
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“Portland has the second-highest average revenue in the U.S. for businesses with fewer than 250 employees
or under $10 million average revenue. ”