News

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 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
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 CENTRAL SQUARE 206
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 SACHEM* 213
18
Jun
1997
ATTACHED TABLES SHOW TAX INCREASES FOR ALL LARGER SCHOOL DISTRICTS STATEWIDE AND FOR A SELECTION OF OTHER DISTRICTS. FOR DATA ON ALL DISTRICTS IN YOUR AREA, CONTACT THE PUBLIC POLICY INSTITUTE. School taxes across New York State more than doubled from 1985 to 1995, increasing at nearly three times the rate of inflation, a new Public Policy Institute analysis of the latest comprehensive data shows
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