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New York State has all you need for launching or expanding your business. Get started with our New York Business Express Incentive Wizard, a 10-minute custom guide to finding out which NYS programs and services meet your goals. Check out the steps for getting certified as a Minority or Women-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE). And explore the many programs and initiatives offered by Empire State Development’s Division of Small Business. Our mission? Your success.
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Use our Incentive Wizard to find NYS programs and services that will help you launch and grow your business.
New York State Small Business Programs
For New York State Lenders
Capital Assistance Program
Get certified as an MWBE
NYS Small Business Guide
Become a state contractor
Annual, Regulatory, Budgetary and Legislative Reports
Division of Small Business Contact Information
- 1-800-STATE NY (1-800-782-8369)
- New York State Small Business Ombudsman (212) 803-3149