Nassau County homeowners pay the highest median property taxes in the country, and there’s no tax relief in sight. School costs are to blame, and education taxes on Long Island are projected to rise another four percent in 2012.
Edward Mangano’s proposal includes over $60 million in employee-related cuts, and would impose a 13-day unpaid furlough for county workers.
Loch Arbour’s leaders will decide next month whether the Monmouth County village of 194 residents should seek to merge with neighboring Allenhurst.
The Yammamoto’s say they are prime examples of how the assessment system in Nassau County, Long Island does not work.
Teacher jobs on Long Island may be in jeopardy after a new study estimated more than 3,300 layoffs over the next two years.
Should cities and towns in Connecticut be charging soldiers serving overseas interest on back property taxes here at home?
The Westchester Collaborative Assessment Commission says regular revaluation would make property taxes fairer. The group also says it would reduce the number of lawsuits filed to argue tax assessments.
The tax increase plan comes just after the city government slashed it work force, laying off 400 employees including nearly half the police officers.
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The Democrat met with legislative leaders in the governor’s mansion on the first day of the first full week of the legislative session.
New York’s Legislature has started reshaping some of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s key proposals.
In this Eye on New York segment, CBS 2′s Don Dahler discusses the new tax laws and speaks with real estate attorney Alex Wolf about the current housing market in the Tri-State.
Steven Alpert wants his $195.51 back.
Thousands of Nassau County homeowners are dealing with some of the widest tax disparities ever, WCBS 880’s Mike Xirinachs reports.
In this Eye On New York segment, New Yorkers mouth off to 1010 WINS’ John Montone about Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Albany politics, MTA door alarms and property taxes.