Keeping the property tax cap

Since its enactment in 2011, New York's property tax cap has proven effective at reducing the growth of property tax levies. The Empire Center released the first comprehensive analysis of the cap and is leading efforts to inform the debate on making the cap permanent.

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How “North NY” would stack up

If the New York counties north of the New York City metro region were to split off and become a separate state, how would it rank nationally?

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NY leans on a volatile Wall Street

It's risky for New York's state government to depend heavily on high-income households and Wall Street investors.


How NY stacks up on business taxes

New York's tax climate for key business sectors ranks at or near the bottom among 50 states, a new study finds.

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