The Allegheny Conference on Community Development works to stimulate economic growth and improve the quality of life in the Pittsburgh region. The Allegheny Conference relies upon the Regional Investors Council – leaders of more than 300 companies and organizations – to provide time, talent and resources to advance our Agenda.
We were pleased to see a recent report from the Tax Foundation that ranks states according to their overall business tax climate. While there is much more work to be done, Pennsylvania improved its ranking from 28th to 24th, tying the Commonwealth with Hawaii for the largest leap in the rankings from last year to this year. The non-partisan Tax Foundation credited the improvement to the elimination of the Capital Stock and Franchise Tax at the end of last year...
When innovators from around the nation and the world gather in Pittsburgh later this week for the first-ever White House Frontiers Conference – they'll be in the right place – a place that combines smart people, two centuries of experience on the forefront of innovation, and an unrelenting commitment to collaboration – as its ingredients for success.
"We're thrilled to once again host President Obama, this time as he brings the first-ever White House Frontiers Conference... Read full release