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07
Apr
2021
“The final budget agreement contains a significant increase in the cost of state government, and – given a substantial influx of federal funding -- an unnecessary multi-billion-dollar tax increase, including an increase in business taxes. By all accounts, the additional spending and additional tax hikes were driven by legislative demands, going well beyond the Executive Budget’s proposals
11
Mar
2021
The Business Council submitted a message to all New York State Lawmakers regarding the Fiscal Year 2022 budget. We are urging the legislature to carefully balance the state’s social and economic development needs while recognizing raising taxes, while the economy remains fragile and the need for additional state resources has already been met, would be a mistake that will further harm New York
23
Feb
2021
Testimony to Senate Finance Committee and Assembly Ways and Means Committee   FY 2022 Executive Budget: Taxation Presented by: Ken Pokalsky Vice President February 23, 2021   My name is Ken Pokalsky and I am Vice President of The Business Council of New York State, Inc
23
Feb
2021
Print Friendly PDF Testimony to Senate Finance Committee and Assembly Ways and Means Committee   FY 2022 Executive Budget: Economic Development Presented by: Ken Pokalsky Vice President February 23, 2021   My name is Ken Pokalsky and I am Vice President of The Business Council of New York State, Inc
01
Feb
2021
A survey was conducted between November 18 and November 22, 2020 of 601 registered voters in New York State, with the goal of understanding their opinions around the current health care system in New York State and their attitudes toward the New York Health Act. This research finds that, in the midst of the COVID-19 health crisis, voters would prefer to keep their current insurance as opposed to adopting a New York State government-run plan

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April 22, 2021

Walk-Through and Discussion of the Climate and Community Investment Act

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April 23, 2021

NYS Unemployment Insurance Issues

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April 29, 2021

New York State Pass Through Entity Tax Webinar

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May 20, 2021

Annual Harassment Training - Train the Trainer

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May 26, 2021

2021 Business and Education Forum: Workforce of the Future

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June 17, 2021

End of Session Update

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