Iowa has become one of the nation’s top headquarters for insurance. We're home to more than 6,400 finance and insurance companies and 101,000 talented finance and insurance pros. We got there by earning it, one business at a time. Iowa works closely with finance and insurance companies to find out what we can do to help you succeed. That’s why we have the lowest insurance premium tax in the country—1 percent. Our real estate costs are low. We fast-track capital funding. And we’ve compiled a record of pro-business legislation that ranks us among the nation’s most business friendly states, year after year. Read below and find out why the smart money moves to Iowa.