The Chamber is a leading advocate for business in Manhattan and beyond.

Reports & Testimonies

REPORT: Reducing the Burden of NYC's Commercial Rent Tax
Provides overview of an onerous tax that only affects businesses in Manhattan. Presents several policy scenarios for targeted tax relief. (May 2016)
TESTIMONY: Relief from the City's Commercial Rent Tax
TESTIMONY: The Economic Impact of Increased Security for the President-Elect Upon Businesses and the City as a Whole
President and CEO Jessica Walker testfied before the New York City Council on Economic Development. (January 2017)
TESTIMONY: Zoning and Incentives to Promote Retail Diversity and Preserve Neighborhood Character
President and CEO Jessica Walker testified before a joint hearing of the New York City Council Committee on Small Business and Subcommittee on Zoning and Franchises. (September 2016)