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Empire Zone Investment Tax Credit


State Empire State Development

Businesses that still have Empire Zone Certification can get an Incentive Tax Credit (ITC).

Please note that the Empire Zone program is closed to new participants. 

Businesses that invest in property or equipment for research or manufacturing can get the ITC. Firms must not be decreasing employment. The credit covers part of the franchise and income taxes.

Empire State Development

Small Business Division
633 Third Avenue, 33rd Floor
New York, NY 10017
Phone (800) 782-8369
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