EJ McMahon http://wrvo.org en Mayors in 2014 face big fiscal challenges http://wrvo.org/post/mayors-2014-face-big-fiscal-challenges <p></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 11:59:42 +0000 Karen DeWitt 43969 at http://wrvo.org NY Senate hearing places focus on special tax breaks http://wrvo.org/post/ny-senate-hearing-places-focus-special-tax-breaks <p></p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 10:21:51 +0000 Karen DeWitt 43683 at http://wrvo.org NY Senate hearing places focus on special tax breaks Wealthy New Yorkers could pay higher taxes if Gov. Cuomo changes tax code http://wrvo.org/post/wealthy-new-yorkers-could-pay-higher-taxes-if-gov-cuomo-changes-tax-code <p>Talks are taking place behind the scenes on changes to New York’s tax code that could result in the wealthy paying higher taxes. Governor Cuomo, who is asking for the changes, is also proposing a gambling expansion and other initiatives which he is asking the state legislature to consider later this week.</p> Tue, 06 Dec 2011 13:15:30 +0000 Karen DeWitt 10586 at http://wrvo.org Governor Cuomo is late with the mid year financial report http://wrvo.org/post/governor-cuomo-late-mid-year-financial-report <p>The governor says he&rsquo;s waiting for some uncertainties in the world markets to stabilize before updating the state&rsquo;s financial picture, and has delayed releasing the state&rsquo;s mid year budget report, which was due in late October.</p><p>Cuomo budget officials have said they are also waiting to count some tax collections delayed by the hurricanes. They&rsquo;ve also post poned some scheduled budget hearings that have been part of an effort in recent years to jump start the budget process.</p> Fri, 11 Nov 2011 16:45:06 +0000 Karen DeWitt 9285 at http://wrvo.org