This Week in Government Affairs
January 21, 2014

Top Story

The Public Policy Institute, the research arm of The Business Council, issued its “Analysis of Economic Impacts of New York Corporate Income Tax Reform,” illustrating the positive economic effect of the business tax reform package recently endorsed by Governor Cuomo.¬†Our press release and summary are available here. The report projects that restructuring the state’s business tax code and lowering its rate would produce significant additional investment, jobs and personal income. These proposals are expected to be included in the Executive Budget proposed this week.
Staff contact: Ken Pokalsky

Staff News

Elizabeth (Beth) Keary has joined The Business Council as administrative assistant in the conference development department. Beth can be reached at 518.465.7511 ext. 230 and beth.keary@bcnys.org. Welcome aboard!

Legislative Update

Regulatory Update

Political Update

Federal Update

Briefly Noted

Please note the following additional items of interest:

Archives - Government Affairs Albany Update