Start-Up NY Hudson Valley

New York State has a Tax-Free Program
Perfect for Your Business

Start Up NY Hudson Valley


START-UP NY fosters entrepreneurism and job creation on a large scale across New York State by transforming SUNY campuses and 20 strategic state properties into tax-free communities. In the Hudson Valley, your first step to taking advantage of this opportunity is the Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation.

Take a look at some of your potential benefits:

  • No business/corporate taxes, sales taxes and property taxes for 10 years;
  • No employee income taxes for five years, with extensions given for another five years under high-income eligibility exclusions.

To be eligible, businesses need to:

  • Be aligned with or further the academic mission of the college or university;
  • Have positive community and economic benefits;
  • Create and maintain new jobs.

Type of potentially eligible businesses:

  • Start-up companies;
  • Existing New York State companies that can demonstrate new job creation;
  • Out-of-state companies that are relocating into New York State.

START-UP NY Helps Those Creating New Companies or Growing Jobs

Advance Testing
Think Dutchess County, NY
The Chazen Companies

Call us today at 845-220-2244,
and let's get started working together.