Wyoming Tax Benefits for Investors

Commercial Real Estate Agent with Kingswood Co.



Happy New Year!  We know that many of you are spending the time between Christmas and New Year trying to reconcile your records and finalize $ before the end of the Tax Year.  As you wrestle with these challenges, take a minute to consider the Tax Benefits of Investing or Residing in Wyoming;

No State Income Tax

If you’re unfortunate enough to still be working, no state income tax

= more disposable income


No State Company Tax


If you’re an entrepreneur, no state company tax

= more profit


No State Excise Tax


If you buy groceries or gas, no state excise tax

= more disposable income


No Tax on the Sale of Real Estate


If you sell Real Estate in Wyoming, no tax on the sale of real estate

= more capital gain for You


No State Gift Tax


If you are a generous soul, no state gift tax means you can gift real estate to your heirs without paying gift tax

= more inheritance for your heirs


No State Inheritance Tax


Wyoming’s estate tax is tied to the federal tax credit and applies only to those with substantial estates.

= more inheritance for your heirs


No Tax on Out of State Retirement Income


= more disposable income


Set up a Dynasty Trust


protect your assets from federal estate taxes for up to 1,000 years;

= more inheritance for your heirs


No Tax on Mineral Ownership


a ‘hidden’ property tax that does not exist in Wyoming

= more disposable income


No Intangible Taxes


no taxes on stocks and bonds

= more disposable income


Low Property Taxes


2009 mill levy is 57.32 for teton county, wy

= more disposable income



When you’re done counting your $ and realizing the opportunity that Wyoming presents, take a minute to remind yourself of the ‘work-life’ balance benefits;

- Grand Teton + Yellowstone National Parks;

- Fly Fishing + Big Game Hunting;

- Skiing, Hiking, Mountain Biking; Rafting; Golf.


Still questioning my logic?  Is the devil inside arguing with you?  Look at the numbers;

Commercial Office + Retail suites or entire buildings are down 20-25%.

Start small - use your IRA to Invest in a Commercial Office or Retail suite for $500,000-700,000; or

Go for it - Leverage the opportunity presented by the economy with the rare offering of several landmark buildings in Jackson Hole.

To maximize all the tax benefits you will need to become a resident of our fine county.  Lucky You!  Right now, the Median Home Price is down 25% from 12 months ago.

Still unsure, give us a call.

Meagan Hill is a Commercial Real Estate Investments Specialist and Principal of NAI Jackson Hole servicing the Jackson Hole WY and Teton Valley ID markets.

For further information, contact Meagan at (307) 734-8700 or meagan@naijacksonhole.com



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