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Moving to Kentucky

Louisville SkylineEnjoy the performing arts, theatre and sports attractions in our metropolitan areas. Consider rush minutes instead of rush hours. Cap leisure time advantages with proximity to Kentucky's unmatched state park system, 14 major river systems and 10 lakes of 5,000 or more surface acres of water.

Property taxes remain low,with statutory limits on annual growth. An industry-friendly state-only property tax on manufacturing equipment is figured at $1.50 per $1,000. And local jurisdictions may offer inventory tax reduction or exemption options.

Corporate headquarters,high-tech industries and manufacturing centers anchor a healthy mix of employers contributing to Kentucky's diversified economic wealth.

 

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  Facts and History of Kentucky
The Bluegrass State is rich in history from the early explorers, to being admitted to the Union as the fifteenth state in 1792, through the Civil War and beyond.

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Recreation and Travel
Kentucky is known for its thoroughbreds, but you can also enjoy great hunting and fishing, and the beauty of our state and national parks.
 

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