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Eliminate property tax and base school taxes on incomes

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It’s time to get rid of property taxes. I know — an unlikely idea. But after all, Albany is now abuzz with talk of tax reform. And it is time to put not just property tax rates (or their administration) under the microscope, but the very concept of taxing land itself. Earlier this fall, Gov. Cuomo convened two commissions to propose changes for the tax code, one focusing on reform and one on cuts. After ...


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joycemadre
December 10, 2013
10:52 a.m.

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no property taxes? how would our politicans survive?? maybe they should work parttime? it works in other states! Why would anyone want to buy property in NY to just pay taxes on it! New York needs jobs and a whole new face lift - its not even user friendly! New Yorkers on several surveys are the most arrogant and rudest people in the country! Do you think something all around needs to change ??

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