Property tax relief

FILE -- This Staten Island home was badly flooded during Superstorm Sandy. (credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Signs Sandy Tax Abatement Legislation

Property tax relief is on the way for New York homeowners who rebuilt or repaired their homes following Superstorm Sandy.


A beachfront home damaged by superstorm Sandy stands behind a newly built protective sea wall in the Belle Harbor section of Queens on Oct. 9, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

State Lawmakers Pass De Blasio’s Post-Sandy Property Tax Relief Bill

New York state lawmakers on Tuesday passed legislation proposed by Mayor Bill de Blasio, which would prevent higher tax bills for city residents who rebuilt or repaired their homes after they were damaged by Superstorm Sandy.


The New York state Capitol in Albany (credit: Getty Images)

Cuomo, Lawmakers Negotiate On Pre-K, Property Tax Relief For State Budget

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders negotiated over property tax relief, charter schools and prekindergarten funding Monday – with a budget deadline looming in a week.


New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (credit: Mark Lennihan/AP)

Gov. Christie Gets $900 Million Surprise; Now What To Do With It?

The state of New Jersey has suddenly found out its got extra cash — hundreds of millions of dollars. And now the great debate: should the money be saved or should you see property tax relief?