Empire Zone QEZE Tax Credits



Empire State Development State
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. See the Sunset FAQs link in "Additional Resources" for more information.

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

For more information, contact:

Empire State Development
Small Business Division
633 Third Avenue, 33rd Floor
New York, NY 10017
Phone: (800) 782-8369
Website: http://esd.ny.gov/businessprograms/EmpireZones.html

Learn which permits, licenses and regulations matter to you

Use the Step by Step tool to get an exhaustive list of requirements that matter to you.