New York Residents and businesses could see reductions and rebates on taxes when Governor Andrew Cuomo forms his new budget proposal. Monday he released details of a rumored $2 billionrebate for property taxpayers...though government leaders at the town, city and county level will have to play ball with Albany to get it for their residents.
A lot more people visited New York State in 2013… even more in-state residents became tourists themselves; bringing in billions in extra tourism revenue. Looking ahead in 2014, Governor Andrew Cuomo unveiled this week the State intends to keep the momentum going. The Governor says last year’s investment on tourism really paid off.
Central New York contractors and business advocacy groups are hoping the approaching new year finally brings reform to a nearly 130-year-old liability law. "The scaffold law is such an indicator of what we refer to as the old New York."
Brian Sampson is with the pro-taxpayer and economic growth group Unshackle Upstate…
New York is throwing fewer than half the children and teens in jail than it did a decade ago. The state was singled out by the National Juvenile Justice Network, which is trying to further reduce youth incarceration.