Tax credits and incentives give New York State businesses a competitive edge

You’ll find all forms of tax incentives, business incentives and tax credits in New York State, all designed to benefit small or expanding businesses as well as film and TV production companies.

Job creation and workforce training


We use tax credits and financial incentives to help businesses invest in their workforce, locate in strategic areas and improve their facilities.

Excelsior Jobs Program

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Employee Training Incentive Program

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START-UP NY

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Jobs Retention Program

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Commercial Tax Credit Program

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New York State Film Tax Credit Program (Production)

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New York State Film Tax Credit Program (Post-Production)

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Empire State Music and Theatrical Production Tax Credit Program

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Strengthening all communities


As New York’s chief economic development agency, we are committed to keeping our already strong economy growing by helping revitalize communities throughout the state.

Economic Transformation Program

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Brownfield Cleanup Program

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New Markets Tax Credits Program

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New York Empowerment Zone Program

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