Industrial & Commercial Incentive


The Industrial and Commercial Incentive Committee meets to review applications for business investment property tax exemption. 


As set forth in the City of Albany Code, the Board consists of the City Assessor and the members of the Board of Estimate and Apportionment.

Hon. Kathy M. Sheehan - Mayor
Hon. Darius Shahinfar - Treasurer
Hon. Corey Ellis - Common Council President
Hon. Dorcey Applyrs - Chief City Auditor
Marisa Franchini, Esq. - Corporation Counsel
Trey Kingston - Commissioner


The purpose of the Industrial and Commercial Incentive Board is to receive and review applications for certificates of eligibility for industrial and commercial structures and establishments within the City of Albany, to make findings and determinations on the qualifications of applicants for certificates of eligibility, to issue certificates of eligibility and amendments, to make recommendations on the termination of a tax exemption, and to make and promulgate rules and regulations to carry out the purposes of the Board.


City of Albany General Code Chapter 333 Article V Sections 333-42 to 333-54

Contact Industrial & Commercial Incentive

Trey Kingston
Acting Commissioner, Department of Assessment and Taxation
City of Albany
City Hall Room 302
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: (518) 434-5155