Tennessee Franchise Opportunities

If you are interested in starting your own small business, look no further than the business-friendly state of Tennessee. Whether you desire the peacefulness of the Great Smokey Mountains or the hustle and bustle of the world’s country music capital, Nashville, the potential of your small business to grow and thrive will be second to none.

Tennessee's a Smart Start...

  • In 2012 TN was ranked the 4th best state for business by Chief Executive based on tax code, quality of workforce and living environment and Knoxville was ranked as the 6th best city for jobs by Forbes Magazine and # 1 for green jobs.
  • Favorable Worker’s Compensation rates very low utility costs throughout much of the state.
  • Job tax credits of $2,000 to $4,500 per worker in certain areas.
  • No personal state income tax as well as numerous sales tax exemptions for business purchases.
Capital Nashville
Year of Statehood 1796
3 largest cities Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
Motto Agriculture and Commerce
Nickname Volunteer State

Some HOT Franchise Opportunities in Tennessee:


Handyman Matters

Handyman Matters is a nationally recognized franchise concept that serves the repair, restoration and maintenance needs of both residential and commercial customers. We specialize in small to medium size jobs covering a wide range of around-the-house tasks.

Liquid Capital Required:
$75,000

BodyBrite USA

Low Investment & Low Overhead - Global Brand, Multi-Unit Capability, Proven Model, Major Territories Available

Liquid Capital Required:
$50,000

Liberty Tax Service

No Tax Experience? No Worries, Liberty Tax Service will teach you everything you need to know in this recession resistance franchise. We have one of the lowest cost franchises with very high returns. No wonder we're always on the top lists for Entrepreneur Magazine and International Franchise Association. We can't wait to hear from you.

Liquid Capital Required:
$50,000

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