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Why Locate Your Business in New York?

New York is a great place to live and do business. The state is running an active marketing campaign to let the world know and to attract new business to the state. But while on the one hand New York is looking to bring new businesses to the state, on the other hand New York’s laws push businesses away. The New York franchise law is just one example, as discussed in an earlier blog post. This post is about the laws that make the largest owners of a New York closely held corporation personally liable for employee wages. I wrote …