The Beacon Hill Institute gave New Hampshire an overall rank of #6 in its 2014 annual State Competitiveness Report, a comprehensive index which measures the business climate in each of the fifty states. See Beacon Hill Institute State Competitiveness.
The NH R&D Tax Creditenables businesses to apply for tax credits on new research and development costs they can use toward business taxes paid. The credit can be carried forward for up to five years.
The 79E Community Revitalization Tax Relief Incentive encourages investment in business districts by giving property owners a finite period of time during which the property tax on the structure would not increase as a result of improvements to the property.