Although most of the key decisions on K-12 education issues are not expected to be made by the Joint Finance Committee (JFC) until next week, a decision coming up on Thursday could have a profound impact on K-12 school funding options for the next two years. 277 more words
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Now that the city’s finances are in better shape, Councilman James Vacca thinks homeowners deserve a monetary boost, too.
Mr. Vacca and Councilman Mark Treyger are set to introduce a resolution today asking the state legislature to allow the city to offer a $500 property tax rebate to New York City homeowners, much like the popular $400 annual rebates that ended with the city’s budget crunch in 2009. 437 more words
As a property tax payer, resident owners have the right to initiate an appeal of the current financial year’s duty assessment report. The first step to file a plea is to submit a written notification to your local taxation authority. 262 more words
ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — 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. 252 more words
As a property levy payer, an individual has a right to protest against the appraisal value or any actions of a tax board concerning property. If a duty payer is dissatisfied with the Appraisal Review Board (ARB) findings, he has the right to plea the judgment of ARB. 237 more words
As we all know, the state government imposes property taxes as a key source of revenue. This levy is applied to real estate and personal property. 238 more words