Currituck County Offers a Hampton Roads Business Location with
the Lowest Corporate Taxes
Small Business Assistance
Currituck County is here to assist all businesses looking to
relocate or expand in the greater Hampton Roads area. We strive to be a
one-stop-shop with valuable resources and information to assist in your
decision to conduct business in Currituck County.
Small Businesses are assisted locally by the Currituck
County Economic Development Department. An Economic Development Advisory Board
provides insight and experience to the county in support of the Board of
Commissioners' vision for commercial growth. Regionally, business assistance is
available from a number of agencies, including state-level offices and
small-business organizations in northeast North Carolina.
North Carolina's Northeast Commission
North Carolina's Northeast Commission promotes economic development and travel and
tourism for the sixteen northeastern North Carolina Counties, including
Currituck County in the greater Hampton Roads area. The Northeast Commission
provides no cost, confidential assistance to companies considering relocation
or expansion in the region.
Currituck County works with the State of North Carolina to
attract and retain high growth industries that increasingly depend on our
capacity to supply a skilled labor force.
The North Carolina Department of Commerce implements and supports
programs that upgrade the skills of our existing workers, better prepare our
emerging workers, and reconnect dislocated workers and welfare recipients to
the world of work.
Fully unincorporated, all taxes including business, personal
and real estate, in Currituck County are assessed at the same rate, which
allows us to offer one of the lowest tax rates by far in the greater Hampton
Roads area. We’ve compiled all of the
information you need to know on Corporate Income Tax, Sales and Use Tax,
Property Tax, Withholding Tax, and Unemployment Insurance Tax involved in
running a business in Currituck County.
Regulations & Permits
Licensing and permitting requirements may be imposed by state and local governing authorities as well as by federal authorities.
Zoning - Currituck Planning and Inspections Department
The Currituck County Planning and Inspections Department is responsible for the administration of the overall countywide Planning Program, planning for the physical development and growth of the County. This responsibility includes comprehensive planning; administering and enforcing the Unified Development Ordinance; updating the Land Use Plan; commercial/industrial site plan review and approval; residential building permit review, approval and administration; and more.
Bid opportunities are offered by Currituck County, located
just outside the Hampton Roads area. Instructions on how to submit a bid will
be included with each posting.
Businesses may post available jobs free of charge on our
website, where we offer site visitors, including those seeking employment from
the greater Hampton Roads area, the opportunity to search job listings for free.