Tag: taxes

U.S. Appeals Court Skeptical of Ending Cap on State And Local...

A federal appeals court in Manhattan on Thursday appeared skeptical of arguments by four Democratic-leaning U.S. states to overturn Republican President Donald Trump's decision to cap federal deductions for state and local taxes.

Nassau, Suffolk Reliance on Sales Tax Spells Fiscal Trouble Amid Pandemic...

OpEd: The COVID-19 pandemic is threatening to cause havoc with the sale tax-focused budgets of Nassau and Suffolk County governments.

How Creeping Taxes Are Destroying Long Island

OpEd: $20 here. $30 there. Soon you’re talking about a grand in extra taxes and fees.

When A Tax Cap Is Not Really A Tax Cap

Some school taxes will increase by 5-7 percent or more, while the press release will proclaim that the budget is within 2 percent.