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