The Cedar Band Corporation is a federally chartered corporation owned by the Cedar Band of Paiutes.
The Cedar Band Corporation owns and operates nine businesses which include technology and telecommunications solutions, staffing services, aerospace engineering, mortgage services, commercial trading post, and the wine industry.
Formal federal recognition of the Cedar Band of Paiute Indians of Utah occured on April 3, 1980 with the passage of the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah Restoration Act. [25 U.S.C. § 761, et. seq.] Section 3(a) of that Act states that the federal trust relationship is “restored or confirmed with respect to the Cedar City Band of Paiute Indians of Utah.” [25 U.S.C. § 762(a)]