The Future Happens Here

This is the state of opportunity — discover why

New York State’s transformational approach to business growth is creating enormous opportunities for business, for a multitude of reasons. There’s $25 billion in game-changing investments, creating thousands of new jobs and attracting exciting new businesses that are building their futures in New York State.

These are just a few of the reasons your business will thrive here:

  • A growing economy. State spending is the lowest in modern political history at 1.4%, and unemployment is low. Plus, we’ve added more than 800,000 private sector jobs in the past five years.
  • The lowest corporate income tax rate since 1968 and a 0% corporate income tax rate for manufacturers.
  • Innovative companies of all sizes and from all sectors. We rank #3 in high-tech employment and #2 in bioscience R&D funding. Innovation leaders like Take-Two Interactive and BuzzFeed, global organizations like IBM and MasterCard, and food and beverage businesses, from giants like PepsiCo to start-up breweries, have all made their home here.
  • Unmatched business incentives for companies expanding or relocating in New York State. These include cash incentives; tax incentives for job creation and R&D investments; tax credits for investing in R&D facilities; property tax abatement and sales tax exemptions for machinery, equipment or R&D expenses; and the complete elimination of personal property tax.
  • Innovative university partnerships that facilitate public-private collaborations and shared investments in major job creation and transformational project opportunities.
  • An unprecedented investment in state-of-the-art infrastructure, including 1,500 miles of interstate, 122,000 state and local highways, and 500 airports to move your business forward.

If you want to grow your business and are seeking the unparalleled advantages of being based in the state that leads the world in innovation, there is no more powerful choice than New York State. This is our story. Become a part of it, and let us help you grow.

Corning continues to innovate across industries

“Today, the Southern Tier is really the hub of the glass universe,” Corning Chief Strategy Officer Jeffrey Evenson says of the world-renowned company’s upstate New York...

Corning continues to innovate across industries

“Today, the Southern Tier is really the hub of the glass universe,” Corning Chief Strategy Officer Jeffrey Evenson says of the world-renowned company’s upstate New York...

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