Massachusetts, unofficially nicknamed the Bay State, has the largest population out of the six states that make up New England. The history of Massachusetts is rich, from when the first settlers arrived to found the Plymouth colony in the 17th century to the present day, where the state (particularly the Boston area) is home to world-renowned universities, colleges, companies and cultural institutions.
For businesses that are looking to establish themselves in Massachusetts, there are many resources and targeted support programs available to discover. No matter which industry or subsector a business is active in, the Bay State provides a fertile environment for business creation, development and expansion. Download this free research brief to learn about some of the grants, support programs and tax incentives available for small businesses in Massachusetts.