millionaire tax

NJ State Senate President Stephen Sweeney (file / credit: New Jersey Senate Democrats)

NJ Lawmaker Introduces Bill To Raise Taxes On Millionaires

Senate President Steve Sweeney has introduced a bill raising taxes on residents earning more than a $1 million.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Governor Christie Signs NJ Budget, Tax Issues Remain Unresolved

Gov. Chris Christie has signed a budget that keeps New Jersey government humming along through next June, but with a millionaires’ tax and property tax cut still unresolved, the partisan fiscal fight between the governor and the Democrats has spilled into summer.


Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, talks with Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver during a news conference in Albany on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Mike Groll)

NY Assembly Speaker Silver Sees Hope For ‘Millionaire Tax’

Speaker Sheldon Silver said he’s not willing to accept that Gov. Andrew Cuomo won’t change his mind.