Operate your business 100% tax-free for 10 years. This
groundbreaking initiative gives companies the opportunity to
operate state and local tax-free on (or near) a UB campus.
If you qualify, your employees will also pay no state personal income taxes. We can help you navigate START-UP NY benefits.
Karen M. Utz
Director, Program Administration
716 881 7588
New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo established START-UP NY (which stands for SUNY Tax-free Areas to Revitalize and Transform Upstate NY) as a way to transform communities across New York State.
You may qualify for START-UP NY if your business:
The START-UP NY program through UB allows companies to align their businesses with university resources and facilities, access to UB stuidents, faculty and alumni, connect with a vast support network and more.
“We exist exclusively because of the help we have gotten through the programming here [at UB].”
- Brendon Dever, CEO