New York

  • New York Should Save What’s Left of Its Tip Credit

    December 2023 ·   · 

    In recent years, New York’s decision to slash its tip credit and increase its tipped minimum wage requirement has wreaked havoc on the restaurant industry. Data already shows that even before the onset of the pandemic, downsizing the tip credit has killed New York full-service restaurant jobs and stunted establishment growth. Since 2019, New York went from having the highest full-service restaurant job growth among its neighbors,…