Tax Cap

Greenburgh Public Library - Greenburgh, NY

Stories From Main Street: New York Tax Cap Hits Greenburgh Public Library Hard

Storytime is wildly popular at the Greenburgh Public Library. Unfortunately, this year, there will be no new books to read because of New York State’s new 2 percent tax cap.


The seal of Rockland County

Credit Rating Agency Gives Rockland County Negative Outlook

According to credit rating agency Moody’s, school districts and municipalities in New York are already strained.


Tri-State gas prices

Rockland County Legislator Wants Gas Tax Cap

As the price of gasoline continues to rise across the Tri-State, a Rockland County legislator is trying to introduce a bill to cap the county’s sales tax.


Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo Says Closed Meeting With Legislature Worked

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 Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Legislature Plans Changes To Cuomo’s Tax Cap Idea

New York’s Legislature has started reshaping some of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s key proposals.


New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

Debate Rages Over Property Tax Cap In N.J.

Assembly Speaker Sheila Oliver postponed the vote on a proposal to change the way contract disputes involving police and firefighters are settled.


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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.

1010 WINS–08/04/2010