tax incentives http://wrvo.org en SUNY campuses getting started with their Start-Up NY plans http://wrvo.org/post/suny-campuses-getting-started-their-start-ny-plans <p></p><p>SUNY campuses across central New York are working to get the final pieces in place to begin attracting business as part of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Start-Up NY.&nbsp;</p><p>Start-Up NY offers businesses a chance to operate tax-free for ten years, if they set up shop within one mile of college campus, and create jobs that support the academic mission of the school they’re affiliated with. &nbsp;</p><p>So far, according to the Start-Up NY web site, there are more than a dozen colleges and universities aligned with the economic development program. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 06 May 2014 11:31:21 +0000 Ellen Abbott 55346 at http://wrvo.org Research group praises wind energy's production, health impact http://wrvo.org/post/research-group-praises-wind-energys-production-health-impact <p></p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 12:38:42 +0000 Ashley Hirtzel 47530 at http://wrvo.org Research group praises wind energy's production, health impact Loss of major movie in WNY may boost case for more film tax credits in NY http://wrvo.org/post/loss-major-movie-wny-may-boost-case-more-film-tax-credits-ny <p>Western New York has missed out on being the setting for a major motion picture, but Republican state Senator Patrick Gallivan hopes the loss of the movie “Draft Day,” starring Kevin Costner, will help push along a bill that would offer tax credits for films to be shot in New York state. Sat, 09 Mar 2013 11:02:00 +0000 Ashley Hirtzel 34497 at http://wrvo.org Loss of major movie in WNY may boost case for more film tax credits in NY Millions in incentives go to firearms industry in New York state http://wrvo.org/post/millions-incentives-go-firearms-industry-new-york-state <p><span id="primaryContentDepotPortlet.contentDescription">As the nation has been focused on gun control since the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting, additional attention is now being paid to the incentives going to the gun industry in New York. </span> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 16:18:10 +0000 Matt Richmond 32826 at http://wrvo.org Millions in incentives go to firearms industry in New York state Computer chip manufacturer to build new R&D facility in Saratoga County http://wrvo.org/post/computer-chip-manufacturer-build-new-rd-facility-saratoga-county <p>The computer chip manufacturer GlobalFoundries has announced that it will move forward with plans to construct a $2 billion research and development center in Saratoga County. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 21:13:57 +0000 Marie Cusick 31637 at http://wrvo.org Brewery tax credit law signed http://wrvo.org/post/brewery-tax-credit-law-signed <p>New York state is trying to get out of the way of the burgeoning number of craft breweries in the state. Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a law Wednesday that uses a mixture of tax credits and incentives to boost the beer business.<br /> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 11:13:47 +0000 Ellen Abbott 22798 at http://wrvo.org Brewery tax credit law signed