Why Beaufort County?

Unparalleled Support

Small town service. Big time business.

With a passion for serving businesses and transforming lives in Beaufort County, our team at the BCEDC handles all the heavy-lifting for you, creating a personalized relocation or expansion plan, plugging you into our referral network, and matching you with the best available incentive opportunities.
Business Support Resources | Beaufort County Economic Development Corporation

White Glove Service (minus the gloves)

We pride ourselves on providing personalized attention to each of our clients and partners. That means we’re not going to pass you off, we’re in the trenches with you, and our contacts are your contacts. Everything down here is about relationships, so we walk you in the right doors and introduce you to the right people.

Southern Hospitality

Excellent Financial Incentives

A wide range of attractive incentives, combined with competitive tax rates, provide an exceptional economic climate for doing business in Beaufort County. These include:

No state property tax • no local income tax • no inventory tax • no sales tax on manufacturing machinery, industrial power or materials for finished products • no wholesale tax • no unitary tax on worldwide profits • favorable corporate income tax structure

“The help we received from the Department of Commerce and the Beaufort County EDC were the difference-makers for us. We couldn’t have done this without them.”

Chris Fisher

General Manager, Glass WRX SC

More Reasons to Choose Beaufort County:

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Exhilarating Environment

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Unparalleled Support

Unparalleled Support