Tax Credit

Connecticut State Capitol in Hartford (file/Used with permission of the Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Conn. Budget Revised As Vote Deadline Approaches

The House of Representatives was expected to vote Saturday on the deal reached by the General Assembly’s majority Democrats and Democratic Gov. Malloy last week. It’s unclear when the Senate will vote on the $19 billion budget bill.

05/05/2014

John F. Kennedy Catholic High School in Somers, N.Y. (credit: kennedycatholic.org)

Religious Schools Call On New York State Lawmakers To Approve Tax Credits

Charter schools and pre-kindergarten are getting funding in the recently approved state budget. But tax credits that would have benefited private schools with up to $150 million a year have so far been denied.

04/08/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer, Bryan Cranston

Stars Join Schumer To Back Big Tax Deduction For Broadway Shows

Broadway theater – and live commercial theater around the country – would get a huge financial boost under a change in the federal tax code proposed by U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.)

04/07/2014

Archbishop of New York cardinal Timothy Dolan arrives at the Paul VI hall for the opening of the Cardinals' Congregations on March 4, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. The congregations of cardinals will continue until all cardinal electors have arrived in Rome, whereupon the College will decide on the start-date of the Conclave to elect a new Pope. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Dolan Rallies In Support Of Tax Credit Proposal For Education Donations

Those donating to public schools, school districts, teacher projects and scholarships would be eligible for the Education Investment Tax Credit under the proposal. The cardinal said the governor is on board.

03/10/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Christie Revives Plan For Tax Credit Aimed At Households Earning Up To $400K

Early indications, however, are that Democrats are unlikely to move off the argument that the state is not taking in sufficient revenues to support a phased-in 10 percent cut.

04/15/2013

Filling Out Forms

Plenty Of Changes For Tax Filers This Year

Experts recommend using some type of guidance to navigate forms and maximize your returns.

03/18/2013

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2012 Tax Credits For Heating And Cooling

Only a few energy tax credits will extend through 2016.

02/02/2012

People walk along the boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Atlantic City Wants $38.5M Loan To Cover Property Tax Appeals

The Atlantic City Council must get approval from the state Community Affairs Department’s Local Finance Board in order to borrow the money.

11/03/2011

New York Senate (credit: Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

NY Senate To Introduce Job Credit, Spending Cap

The cap would hold state spending to 2 percent of growth a year.

01/19/2011

Actress in Movie (Photo JEAN-PIERRE MULLER/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Assembly Approves Tax Credit for Film Production

The film industry now has more incentive to shoot a movie in New Jersey.

01/10/2011

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Poor Insulation Could Cost Homeowners Hundreds

The chill of winter has found its way into under-insulated homes, sending utility bills through the roof as heating systems struggle to keep up.

12/14/2010