tax-free http://wamc.org en Ad Wars Over Cuomo's Tax Free Zone Plan http://wamc.org/post/ad-wars-over-cuomos-tax-free-zone-plan <p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has been traveling the state, promoting his plan to create tax-free business zones at college campuses.&nbsp; He’s also running ads, paid for by the State Democratic Party. Now, one of the state’s largest unions is countering that effort with its own message.</p><p>Cuomo has gathered local government leaders and business groups to the Capitol to demonstrate support for his idea to create the tax free zones at public colleges, some private universities and some state owned properties.</p><p> Thu, 30 May 2013 22:06:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 65976 at http://wamc.org Ad Wars Over Cuomo's Tax Free Zone Plan Governor Cuomo Takes Tax-Free NY Idea To New Paltz http://wamc.org/post/governor-cuomo-takes-tax-free-ny-idea-new-paltz <p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has taken his new tax-free plan for businesses on the road. He was in the Hudson Valley today, touting his plan to allow new businesses to operate tax-free on SUNY campuses across New York.</p><p>One&nbsp;day after first introducing the plan at several stops across the state, Cuomo was back at it Thursday, delivering a speech at the State University of New York at New Paltz, which would be one of the 64 SUNY campuses statewide designated as tax–free for new businesses.</p><p>He says 55 of the 64 campuses are in upstate New York.</p> Thu, 23 May 2013 22:34:16 +0000 Allison Dunne 65442 at http://wamc.org Governor Cuomo Takes Tax-Free NY Idea To New Paltz