Tag: Migration

Now the Empire Center has provided the answers and an update on New York's tax compared with other states, which provides support for aligning New York with federal estate tax rules as Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed. Read More

E.J. McMahon, president of the fiscally conservative think tankThe Empire Center, says it's about time New York got in synch with the rest of the country, where many states have already eliminated the tax altogether. According to a report McMahon wrote for the Empire Center, two-thirds of all states—including California, Florida and Texas—have allowed their own estate taxes to disappear. New York is among the holdouts—one of 14 states that still tax estates. Read More


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