Need to Know: Empire Zone Tax Break Investigation

Fri, 04/24/2009 - 8:30pm
Need to Know, airing Friday, April 24 at 8:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV 21 (cable 11) and WXXI-HD (DT 21.1/cable 1011) looks at how state economic development officials are now investigating companies that might have received more Empire Zone tax breaks than they spent on payroll and investment. A prominent Rochester real estate development and management firm is likely to be under their microscope. Need to Know talks about that with David Cay Johnston. Also, a follow-up to WXXI-TV's Let's Talk About Money with Gayle Jagel, Founder and CEO of Young Entrepreneurs Academy.

This Need to Know episode will rebroadcasts Sunday, April 26 at 12:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV 21 (cable 11) and WXXI-HD (DT 21.1/cable 1011), and airs on AM1370/HD91.5-2 on Saturday, April 25 at 6:30.