Property Tax

Gov. Chris Christie addresses a town hall meeting in Washington Township (Gloucester County), NJ - Nov 15, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Some Legislation Is Punch Line To NJ Governor

When Gov. Chris Christie speaks at town hall meetings, he lampoons lawmakers for not quickly passing a series of bills designed to make it easier for local governments and school boards to comply with a coming 2 percent cap on property tax increases.

12/04/2010

Gov. Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting - Moorestown, NJ - Oct 28, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

NJ Lawmakers Still Sparring Over ‘Tool Kit’ Items

Several key measures will be up for discussion Monday when committees in both houses of the New Jersey legislature convene at the Statehouse.

11/07/2010

Proposal Would Curb NJ Tax Cap To Pay Police

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — About 30 New Jersey mayors have appealed to Gov. Chris Christie for help complying with a new limit on cost increases that takes effect Jan. 1. The mayors on Thursday met […]

09/30/2010

Governor David Paterson

Gov. Paterson Calls Legislature Back To Cap Taxes

Paterson proposed to cap the annual growth of local school and government taxes, which were among the highest in the nation.

09/21/2010

New York Gov. David Paterson

Gov. Paterson Backs Property Tax Cap

Paterson supported a bill to cap yearly hikes at 4-percent or 120-percent of inflation, whichever is lower.

09/20/2010

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Gov. Paterson Still Pushing For Property Tax Cap

A day after the Legislature passed one of the latest state budgets in New York history, Gov. David Paterson says he’ll still push lawmakers for his property tax cap.

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