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Empire Zone QEZE Tax Credits


State Empire State Development

Certain businesses that still have Empire Zone Certification can get special tax credits. These businesses are called Qualified Empire Zone Enterprises (QEZEs).

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

Credits are available for investment in property or hiring new employees.

Empire State Development

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