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State taxes: Across the US here's what Americans are paying in state and local taxes - USA Today - Feb 19, 2020

Florida’s commercial real estate markets poised for continued growth - South Florida Business Journal - Feb 18, 2020

New York’s taxes are driving out thousands, but Millennials keep moving in - Fox Business - Feb 19

BOB CONFER: A wealth tax would punish the American Dream - Lockport Union Sun - Feb 17, 2020

Massena school officials waiting to hear final state aid numbers before deciding on 2020-21 tax level - North Country Now Feb 15, 2020

States Where Americans Are Paying the Most Taxes - 24/7 Wall Street - Feb 14, 2020

What Is Property Tax Assessment? Motley Fool - Feb 16, 2020

What's The Most Expensive State To Live In? - World Atlas Feb 17, 2020

Brian Kolb: Governor’s budget plan makes matters worse for property taxpayers - Messenger Post Newspapers Feb 11, 2020

Adding Pressure On Local Governments Will Continue To Hurt Middle-Class Families - Oswego County Today - Feb 10, 2020

Money-saving deductions for your income tax return - WROC TV Feb 10, 2020

COMMENTARY: Apply for STAR, Enhanced STAR property tax breaks - Time Telegram - Feb 8, 2020

Affordable housing a concern at 'Town Hall' gathering in Albany - Albany Times Union - Feb 8, 2020

The ‘Notice’ Starts A Sad Process - The Post Journal - Feb 8, 2020

Real estate groups to fight ban on renters' broker fees - Newsday Feb 7, 2020

N.Y. targets rebates given to delinquent property owners - Albany Times Union - Feb 3, 2020

Cuomo budget: New York should deny STAR tax relief checks to property tax delinquents - Syracuse Post Standard - Jan 21, 2020

Even after new law to reveal property owners, NY still hides their names- Syracuse.com - Jan 6, 2020

Editorial — This STAR is fading: Tax cheats are allowed to get tax relief under a state program -- The Daily News - Jan 4, 2020

NY ranks No. 1 in population decline -- Hudson Valley 360 - Jan 3, 2020

Editorial — This STAR is fading: Tax cheats are allowed to get tax relief under a state program -- NNY360 - Jan 3, 2020

'High taxes are driving people out of New York': More people are leaving the state than any other with nearly 1.4million residents moving away since 2010

--The Daily Mail - Jan 3, 2020

BLOG: About 1.4M New Yorkers left state in last decade -- The Post-Star - Jan 1, 2020

New York population plummeting despite recent economic boom -- Washington Examiner - Dec 31, 2019

Why is NY giving tax delinquents a STAR check? Lawmaker to put state on hot seat -- Syracuse.com - Dec 30, 2019

Local news matters: Stories that made a difference in 2019 (Editorial) -- Syracuse.com - Dec 29, 2019

The most tax-friendly states for retirees: Study -- Fox News - Dec 25, 2019

Editorial: Buffalo residents experience a property tax paradox -- Buffalo News - Dec 19, 2019

Herkimer County adopts $103.2M budget for 2020 -- Observer Dispatch - Dec 13, 2019

Madison County residents to see property tax increase in new year -- Rome Sentinel - Dec 10, 2019

House Democrats propose eliminating $10,000 limit on state and local tax deductions -- CNBC - Dec 10, 2019

New York’s super-rich migrating south for better value -- NY Post - Dec 7, 2019

New York Governor Signs Sweeping Reverse Mortgage Bill Into Law -- Reverse Mortgage Daily - Dec 7, 2019

State Senate Looks Ahead to Complicated Task of Property Tax Reform -- Gotham Gazette - Dec 5, 2019

NY lets property tax cheats take STAR program for a ride (Editorial) -- Syracuse.com - Dec 5, 2019

You Can Slash Your State Tax Bill in Half. Here’s How. -- Barron's - Nov 27, 2019

Property taxes in NY: These communities pay the most compared to home values -- D&C - Nov 27, 2019

Blue states file appeal in legal battle over SALT tax deductions -- CNBC - Nov 26, 2019

New York faces its largest budget crisis in a decade. This is the reason why. -- D&C - Nov 25, 201

INSIGHT: The Cabin in the Woods—Working and Vacationing in New York Just Got More Expensive -- Bloomberg - Nov 21, 2019

State’s rebate check program ends this year. Will it continue next year? -- Time telegram - Nov 21, 2019

New York’s rebate check program ends this year. Will it continue next year? -- Democrat and Chronicle Nov 21, 2019

Steuben County residents will see lower taxes despite increased costs -- Elmira Star Gazette - Nov 21, 2019

New York state sends STAR tax relief checks to people who owe property taxes -- Syracuse.com - Nov 20, 2019

You asked. Syracuse.com answered: 10 questions about New York’s confusing STAR property tax relief -- Syracuse.com - Nov 20

Property taxes in New York: 5 new findings you should know -- Democrat & Chronicle - Nov 18, 2019

2020 Niagara County tentative budget at a new historic low -- Niagara Frontier Publications - Nov 16, 2019

Comptroller: Local governments levy $36.6 billion in property taxes
-- The Evening Tribune - Nov 13, 2019

State comptroller reports largest one-year property tax jump since 2014 -- Albany Times Union - Nov 12, 2019

Total Property Tax Levies Rise Slightly In New York, Report Shows -- Spectrum News - Nov 13, 2019

Schumer’s fight against the SALT deduction cap fails -- NNY60 Oct 24,, 2019
Moving to Fla. From NY: A Tax-Savings Guide -- News Max Oct 24, 2019

Report: New York’s Tax Climate Remains Unfriendly to Business -- Spectrum News - Oct 23, 2019

A NY taxpayer’s guide to STAR property tax checks for homeowners; which will you get? -- Syracuse.com - Sep 18, 2019

Fiscal watchdog offers database to compare local taxes and spending -- The Daily Gazette - Nov 6, 2019

Should your taxes go down if you lose land? -- WWNY TV - Nov 7, 2019

Dinolfo’s pre-Election Day surprise - a property tax rate cut -- City Newspaper - Oct 31, 2019
The states Americans are fleeing the fastest -- The News Herald Oct 31, 2019

Do you think the assessment on your house is unfair? Here’s how to challenge it -- Syracuse.com - Sep 18, 2019

Syracuse’s unfair property tax system hurts poor the most - here’s what can be done (exclusive) -- Syracuse.com – Sep 17, 2019

Senator Ranzenhofer laments NY's expensiveness, calls for support of his 'Affordability Agenda' -- The Batavian--Aug 13, 2019

Solar power offers farmers a golden opportunity to lease land -- AG Daily - Aug 2019

Cuomo's claim on property taxes omits mandates -- PolitiFact -- Aug 10, 2019

As Mortgage-Interest Deduction Vanishes, Housing Market Offers a Shrug -- NY Times-- Aug 4, 2019

The taxman cometh with new assessments – whether you want them or not -- Buffalo News - Aug 4, 2019

In My Opinion: Maximize your STAR savings -- Press Republican -- June 13, 2019

Buffalo's new property tax commissioner gets to work -- June 12, 2019-- Buffalo News

Property taxes: These places pay the most in New York -- May 4, 2019 -- Democrat and Chronicle

Syracuse residents speak out against proposed tax hikes at budget hearing -- May 1, 2019 -- WRVO

Portville Central School District says 2 percent spending, tax increases part of being efficient -- Apr 30, 2019 -- Olean Times Herald

Unhappy with your taxes? Here is how to contest your property assessment in NY. -- Apr 30, 2019 -- Binghamton Press Sun Bulletin

Report: Tax Law Changes Affecting Home Sales -- Apr 30, 2019 -- Think Realty

High Tax States Are a Sign of Inefficiency -- Apr 29, 2019 -- Bloomberg News

Syracuse, drive a harder bargain on tax breaks (Editorial) -- Apr 28, 2019 -- Syracuse.com

From the Supervisor: Making the property tax cap permanent was good for communities like Irondequoit -- Apr 26, 2019-- Messenger Post

STAR change could cost homeowners -- Some will lose break entirely if they don't make the change -- Apr 26, 2019 --- Albany Times Union

Why golf courses fear a tax proposal in New York could put them out of business --Apr 25, 2019 -- Democrat and Chronicle

2019’s Tax Burden by State -- Apr 3, 2019 - WalletHub

Hochul: Future of tax cap a 'line in the sand' -- March 20, 2019 -- Oswego County News

Where Have Property Taxes Increased the Most -- March 18, 2019 - ValuePenguin

Enhanced STAR: Deadline looms for seniors to get tax break -- Feb 21, 2019 - Democrat and Chronicle

Are you paying more than your fair share in taxes? -- Feb 21, 2019 - Buffalo News

Federal tax overhaul hits home in refunds -- Feb 19, 2019 - Buffalo News

Cuomo re-aims budget proposal -- Feb 18, 2019 - Press Republican

Property tax payment due date extended for Ulysses resident -- Feb 18, 2019 - Ithaca Voice

One surprising way to beat the SALT deduction cap: Move to a nearby town

Feb 17, 2019 - CNBC

Hornellsville, Hartsville receive property tax extensions

Feb 17, 2019 - The Evening Tribune

Unshackle Upstate Nudges Assembly On Tax Cap

Feb 2019 - Spectrum News

Trump's Advice for Worried Upstate New Yorkers? "Go to another State"

Feb 7, 2019 - Buffalo News

Small Business Employment Act would provide relief business owners need

Feb 17, 2019 - Oswego County News Now

Cuomo blames his financial woes on Trump, Is he right?

Feb 7, 2019 - Syracuse.com

Town of Bath Cited for Undocumented Exemptions

Feb 6, 2019 - The Evening Tribune

Tax Exodus Just Started, Will Become a Flood - Varney

Feb 6, 2019 - Fox Business News

Reducing State Funding Could Hurt Seneca County

Feb 5, 2019 - Ithaca.com

Dyker Heights: homeowners seek Cuomo’s help to lower property taxes 

Feb 5, 2019 - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Mount Vernon city budget would raise taxes by just under 2 percent 
Feb 5, 2019 - Journal News

County to ask for extension on property taxes 

Feb 6, 2019 - Watertown Daily Times

NY Has Lost $2 Billion to Federa

Proposed Utica budget has 2 percent tax decrease 

Feb 4, 2019 - Utica Observer Dispatch

NYC Property Tax Overhaul Pits Neighbor Against Neighbor 

Feb 1, 2019 - Bloomberg Tax

‘We can’t stay here,’ says Staten Island resident about rising property taxes 

Feb 2, 2019 - State Island Live

Lawmaker decries delay in assisting furloughed workers 

Times Union

Property Taxes and Assessments Explained
Democrat and Chronicle

Here Are the Housing Markets That Are Going to Get Hammered by the Republican Tax Plan
December 15, 2017

New York can’t hide its high taxes anymore
November 2, 2017 - NY Post

What the Republican Tax Bill Means for the Value of Your Home
November 3, 2017 - Forbes

What to know: How new tax plan would affect NYers
November 2, 2017 - Star Gazette

Malliotakis vows to reform property taxes if elected mayor
October 26, 2017 - NY Post

I leave NY: Upstate hit hard as more migrate out
March 23, 2017 - Democrat and Chronicle

Census: More People Leaving New York State
March 24, 2017 - US News

New York’s Overall Population is Shrinking
December 22, 2016 - Albany Time Union

U.S. Census estimate: New York sees population decline
December 20, 2016 - Newsday

Why are SO Many People Leaving NY?
Dec 29, 2015 - The American Interest

Why NY’s school-aid formula is flunking

August 2016 - Gannett

NY leads U.S. in cost of teacher benefits leads U.S. in cost of teacher benefits

July 9, 2016 - Democrat and Chronicle

Who pays the highest taxes in NYS?
July 7, 2017 - PolitiFact New York

New York has heaviest state and local tax burden in nation
Jan 22, 2017 - Syracuse.com

Why property taxes in Ithaca are so high, part I: The county perspective
February 9, 2016 - Ithaca Voice

It's no secret NY has high taxes. But do you know why?
May 11, 2016 - PressConnects USA Today Network

States Look to Deliver Relief as Property Taxes Rise
May 8, 2015 - Pew Charitable Trusts

Guest Opinion | Why NY Property Taxes Are So High
June 12, 2015 - Ithaca.com

8 Reasons Your Property Taxes Are So Damn High
April 20, 2015 - Time

New York Tri-State Region Gripes Most About State Taxes
April 2014 - Gallup News

New York's tax attack on co-ops and condos 
January 27, 2013 - NY Daily News

New York's property tax rates vary widely, depending on where you live
July 24, 2011 - Syracuse.com

Reader: Why the tax benefits for condo ownership?
Feb 7, 2011 - Albany Times Union