Interested in doing business in the USA? Washington State’s tax environment may appeal. The Regional Economic Partnership (REP)’s latest brochure highlights these business friendly tax policies, as well as Whatcom County cities and industries and their respective economic opportunities. With British Columbia, Whatcom County is also a partner in the Cascadia Innovation Corridor. “Ranked 22nd by Forbes’ as one of the best places for small businesses and careers”, REP aims to promote economic development in the region. It is funded by the Port of Bellingham, The City of Bellingham and Whatcom County.