UPPER MANHATTAN EMPOWERMENT ZONE

Recommended Business Resources

Recommended Business Resources

NYC Small Business Resources

Small Business Administration
NYC Office of Small Business Services

Upper Manhattan Small Business Resources

East Harlem Business Capital Corporation
Harlem Business Alliance
New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Microlending Information

The Aspen Institute's MicroTracker

Tax Incentives and Credits

The City of New York offers incentives for businesses purchasing, renovating, or constructing facilities in targeted commercial expansion areas through its New York City Economic Development Corporation (EDC). Visit http://www.nycedc.com/service/strategic-investments-group

The State of New York offers incentives for businesses as well.Below are links to information on New York State tax credits, business programs, and small business programs.
http://www.tax.ny.gov/bus/ct/article9a_tax_credits.htm
http://esd.ny.gov/BusinessPrograms.html
http://esd.ny.gov/SmallBusiness.html