Gov. Andrew Cuomo spoke at Onondaga Community College yesterday where his remarks focused on Start-Up NY and taxes. The Governor called New York’s tax rates “onerous,” and promoted his plan to completely eliminate state taxes for some businesses for a designated time period, as opposed to lowering the tax rates for all companies across the state. Specifically, he noted that the did not want to reduce taxes downstate, and was focusing Upstate’s economy as it has been, “shedding job and people for decades.”
Read more on the Governor’s trip on the Syracuse Post Standard website.