Cost of Business

Ogden City offers a very low cost of doing business. Forbes Magazine (2016) ranked Ogden the 8th best place for business and careers, due in large part to business costs that are lower than the national average. Due to the affordable cost of living in the region, wages are  well below the national average. Significantly, Ogden City does not charge impact fees.

Taxes, insurance rates, and healthcare costs are very low, as are real estate and utility costs. 

Tax Type Rate
Corporate Income Tax 5.0%
Personal Income Tax 5.0%
Personal Property Tax 1.8%
Property Tax 1.8%
Sales Tax 7.1%
Current Average Earnings (PNG)

Source: EMSI Regional Comparison Report, 2018.

Average Office Lease Rates (PNG)

Source: Costar Market Report, Quarter 3 2018.