News

01
Jan
1998
Getting Better, But Still Not Good Enough New York State's economy is stronger than it's been in years. We've added more than 140,000 private-sector jobs since early 1995, and are within striking distance of the nationwide growth rate after a decade of lagging far behind. That better news seems likely to continue
22
Oct
1997
Presented by: Diana A. Ehrlich October 22, 1997, Sayville, New York Before we begin, we wish to thank the members of the Committee, especially Chairman Ramirez and Assemblyman Paul Harenberg, for their formidable efforts to bring about meaningful reform of the property tax system in 1997. Thanks in large part to your commitment this past spring and summer, we've now taken the first important steps toward creating a fairer, more workable, and better understood real property tax assessment process in New York State
24
Sep
1997
A new Constitution for a new Century  The people's opportunity to act After decades of decline, New York State has at long last made a solid start on its comeback. We are cutting taxes, encouraging work and job growth, welcoming new business investment, and fighting hard to improve our educational system
30
Jun
1997
The Public Policy Institute, research affiliate of The Business Council of New York State Inc., today released its 1997-98 edition of Just The Facts, a compilation of important data about New York State. Among the 54 tables in the booklet are statistics showing: New York State's job growth continues to lag that of the nation
24
Jun
1997
Legislators have passed a bill that exempts Internet access services from sales tax. The Business Council supported the bill.The bill is designed to preserve in law an exemption that was first given administratively, at Governor Pataki's direction, in January 1997
18
Jun
1997
(Districts ranked by increase in taxes per student) School District Increase in Taxes Per Student, 1985-95 Increase in Total Tax Collections, 1985-95 1995 Taxes Per Student 1985 Taxes Per Student Increase in State Aid Per Student, 1985-95 1995 State Aid Per Student 1995 Enrollment Enrollment change, 1985-95 EDWARDS-KNOX 4
18
Jun
1997
(Districts ranked by increase in taxes per student) School District Increase in Taxes Per Student, 1985-95 Increase in Total Tax Collections, 1985-95 1995 Taxes Per Student 1985 Taxes Per Student Increase in State Aid Per Student, 1985-95 1995 State Aid Per Student 1995 Enrollment Enrollment change, 1985-95 INDIAN RIVER -17
18
Jun
1997
Staff Contact: Data used in this study are from the Bureau of Municipal Research & Statistics, Office of the State Comptroller, for school district fiscal years ending in June 1985 and June 1995, and appear in Comptroller's Special Report on Municipal Affairs for the relevant years. (The Special Report contains data for all municipalities as well as school districts
18
Jun
1997
(Districts ranked by increase in taxes per student) School District Increase in Taxes Per Student, 1985-95 Increase in Total Tax Collections, 1985-95 1995 Taxes Per Student 1985 Taxes Per Student Increase in State Aid Per Student, 1985-95 1995 State Aid Per Student 1995 Enrollment Enrollment change, 1985-95 BOLIVAR-RICHBURG 7
18
Jun
1997
School District Increase in Taxes Per Student, 1985-95 Increase in Total Tax Collections, 1985-95 1995 Taxes Per Student 1985 Taxes Per Student Increase in State Aid Per Student, 1985-95 1995 State Aid Per Student 1995 Enrollment Enrollment change, 1985-95 ROXBURY 272