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Elmira Star-Gazette
Sales tax collections lag upstateSales tax collections in Upstate New York matched the rate of inflation in 2015
Sales tax collections lag upstate
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
Sales tax collections in Upstate New York matched the rate of inflation in 2015, a report released Monday by the state comptroller’s office shows, as regions outside New York City continued to lag in year-over-year growth. While the state overall... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
New law calls for increased IDA oversight across New YorkShould a business that has received tax abatements pay back the public if it do
New law calls for increased IDA oversight across New York
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
Should a business that has received tax abatements pay back the public if it doesn’t meet its projected goals? That’s what Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has been arguing for years. And it’s something that New York State implemented in full late last... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
FRACKED GAS HIGHWAYS: Pipelines feed demand, rattle neighborsWhen mapped, they look like highways cutting across upstate New York, connectin
FRACKED GAS HIGHWAYS: Pipelines feed demand, rattle neighbors
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
When mapped, they look like highways cutting across upstate New York, connecting Albany to areas near Binghamton, Elmira, Ithaca and the Pennsylvania state line. They carry names sounding like railroad lines of a century ago: the Dominion, Williams,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Zemsky Remains Bullish On Start-Up NYBUFFALO, NY - Three years after its inception, there remain questions over the
Zemsky Remains Bullish On Start-Up NY
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
BUFFALO, NY - Three years after its inception, there remain questions over the viability of Governor Cuomo's Start-Up New York program. It allows new businesses who partner with state colleges and universities to operate completely tax free for ten... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Stress test: AuSable district improves, but difficulties remainThe North Country rates as one of the state's strongest regions for schools sta
Stress test: AuSable district improves, but difficulties remain
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
The North Country rates as one of the state's strongest regions for schools stability, but Tupper Lake and AuSable Valley still face difficulties, though they are improving. The region's schools have the third lowest fiscal stress scores of the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NY to expand inspections, audits of homeless sheltersALBANY -- The state Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance has launched
NY to expand inspections, audits of homeless shelters
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
ALBANY -- The state Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance has launched an inspection of homeless shelters statewide and created new regulations to strengthen the agency’s oversight. The inspection began on Wednesday and aims to ensure... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
FBI using billboards in fight against Albany corruptionALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Each workday, thousands of state workers commute from their
FBI using billboards in fight against Albany corruption
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Each workday, thousands of state workers commute from their suburban neighborhoods to the many state buildings scattered throughout New York’s capital city. Based on Albany’s remarkable penchant for corruption, odds are a few of... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Stress test for schoolsThe region's schools have the third lowest fiscal stress scores of the state's
Stress test for schools
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
The region's schools have the third lowest fiscal stress scores of the state's nine regions in a report state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released Thursday. Of the 59 North Country districts, five (8.5 percent) were designated with fiscal stress for... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fiscal stress found at local school districtsThe comptroller's office found the Gloversville Enlarged School District and Br
Fiscal stress found at local school districts
The Leader-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The comptroller's office found the Gloversville Enlarged School District and Broadalbin-Perth Central School District both were under moderate fiscal stress. The two districts also had two of the largest increases in fiscal stress over a three year... Read more
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The Morning Call
FBI using billboards in fight against Albany corruptionALBANY, N.Y. — Each workday, thousands of state workers commute from their subu
FBI using billboards in fight against Albany corruption
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. — Each workday, thousands of state workers commute from their suburban neighborhoods to the many state buildings scattered throughout New York's capital city. Based on Albany's remarkable penchant for corruption, odds are that a few of... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
New York to expand inspections of homeless sheltersALBANY — The state Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance has launched a
New York to expand inspections of homeless shelters
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
ALBANY — The state Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance has launched an inspection of homeless shelters statewide and created new regulations to strengthen the agency’s oversight. The inspection began Wednesday and aims to ensure shelters... Read more
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The Post-Journal
‘Moderate Fiscal Stress’State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli recently released a report which determined J
‘Moderate Fiscal Stress’
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli recently released a report which determined Jamestown Public Schools District is in "moderate fiscal stress" with a fiscal score of 55 percent under the Fiscal Stress Monitoring System. This is the second... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Two local school districts in fiscal stressNew York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli finds that the Holley and Wayne school dis
Two local school districts in fiscal stress
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 10 days ago
New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli finds that the Holley and Wayne school districts are in fiscal stress. The findings came in a report examining the budgets of all 672 school districts within New York State. DiNapoli designated 82 of the... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
NYS Comptroller: JC schools show improved finances(WBNG Binghamton) The Johnson City School District is among six in New York Sta
NYS Comptroller: JC schools show improved finances
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 11 days ago
(WBNG Binghamton) The Johnson City School District is among six in New York State to see a significant decrease in fiscal stress. According to a report released Thursday from State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, Johnson City School District’s fiscal... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
State Comptroller Lists Schools Under 'Stress'New York state's comptroller is out with his report card of how school district
State Comptroller Lists Schools Under 'Stress'
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 11 days ago
New York state's comptroller is out with his report card of how school districts are doing financially. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says 82 districts throughout the state are in some form of what he calls "fiscal stress." This is the third year his... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Nine Mid-Hudson school districts in or near fiscal stress, DiNapoli report saysThursday, January 28, 2016 ALBANY – Nine school districts in the Mid-Hudson Va
Nine Mid-Hudson school districts in or near fiscal stress, DiNapoli report says
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 11 days ago
Thursday, January 28, 2016 ALBANY – Nine school districts in the Mid-Hudson Valley are either in fiscal stress or nearing that level, according to a report issued Thursday by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. The scores are based on financial... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Johnson City schools cited for improving financesALBANY -- Johnson City schools were among six districts in New York to have a s
Johnson City schools cited for improving finances
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
ALBANY -- Johnson City schools were among six districts in New York to have a significant drop in fiscal stress, a report Thursday found. The Broome County district was among those to experience decreases of 40 percentage points or more in their... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Tight tax cap is a good fitThe cap limits the growth in annual property tax levies by local governments in
Tight tax cap is a good fit
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
The cap limits the growth in annual property tax levies by local governments in New York state to either about 2 percent or the rate of inflation, whichever is lower, with a few other factors worked into the formula as well. State Comptroller Thomas... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
DiNapoli: State revenue ahead of projectionsALBANY - New York's state tax receipts are coming in faster than expected, acco
DiNapoli: State revenue ahead of projections
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
ALBANY - New York's state tax receipts are coming in faster than expected, according to state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. DiNapoli's office released its monthly cash report Monday, showing the state collected $8.1 billion in taxes in December,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Tight tax cap a good fitBut we encourage them to keep their spending plans within the cap. After all, t
Tight tax cap a good fit
The Leader-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
But we encourage them to keep their spending plans within the cap. After all, the tax cap is doing what it was intended to - provide a check on the growth of local spending and help taxpayers deal with annual cost increases from municipalities. The... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Quarter of localities overrode NY tax cap in 2015ALBANY — A lower tax cap meant more municipalities overrode it in 2015. “It’s
Quarter of localities overrode NY tax cap in 2015
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
ALBANY — A lower tax cap meant more municipalities overrode it in 2015. “It’s certainly changed the perception in terms of how New York handles property taxes,” Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said. “In the long run, in terms of providing services, it... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Tax cap may squeeze local schoolsThe Lake Placid and Saranac Lake Central school districts each would receive an
Tax cap may squeeze local schools
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
The Lake Placid and Saranac Lake Central school districts each would receive an increase of more than $125,000 in state aid for 2016-17 compared to last year if the governor's budget passes legislature untouched. The Tupper Lake Central School... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Schools' property tax cap for coming year: 0.12%ALBANY — Schools will have a property-tax cap near zero percent for the upcomin
Schools' property tax cap for coming year: 0.12%
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
ALBANY — Schools will have a property-tax cap near zero percent for the upcoming year. A 0.12 percent tax cap was announced Wednesday for New York's nearly 700 school districts for the fiscal year that starts July 1. The cap limit is the lowest... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accordALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked Exxon
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accord
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 20 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked ExxonMobil to advise them about the resilience of the oil company's business model following the recent Paris agreement by nearly 200 countries to slow global... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accordALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked Exxon
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accord
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 20 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked ExxonMobil to advise them about the resilience of the oil company's business model following the recent Paris agreement by nearly 200 countries to slow global... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accordALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked Exxon
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accord
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 20 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked ExxonMobil to advise them about the resilience of the oil company's business model following the recent Paris agreement by nearly 200 countries to slow global... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accordALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked Exxon
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accord
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 20 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked ExxonMobil to advise them about the resilience of the oil company's business model following the recent Paris agreement by nearly 200 countries to slow global... Read more
7 related stories
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accordALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked Exxon
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accord
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked ExxonMobil to advise them about the resilience of the oil company's business model following the recent Paris agreement by nearly 200 countries to slow global... Read more
7 related stories
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KLTV 7 Tyler
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accordALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked Exxon
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accord
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 20 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked ExxonMobil to advise them about the resilience of the oil company's business model following the recent Paris agreement by nearly 200 countries to slow global... Read more
7 related stories
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KXXV Waco
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accordALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked Exxon
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accord
KXXV Waco / Posted 20 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked ExxonMobil to advise them about the resilience of the oil company's business model following the recent Paris agreement by nearly 200 countries to slow global... Read more
7 related stories
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accordALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked Exxon
NY comptroller seeks ExxonMobil analysis of Paris accord
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 20 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's comptroller and other investors have asked ExxonMobil to advise them about the resilience of the oil company's business model following the recent Paris agreement by nearly 200 countries to slow global... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Local leaders react to Cuomo's proposals"The governor is proposing billions upon billions of dollars of new spending on
Local leaders react to Cuomo's proposals
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
"The governor is proposing billions upon billions of dollars of new spending on everything from A to Z. How are we going to pay for it all? I’m concerned about the state’s ability in the current economy to afford it all or to go deeper into debt... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
'Built to Lead': Cuomo delivers joint State of the State, Budget AddressAlbany, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday delivered his 2
'Built to Lead': Cuomo delivers joint State of the State, Budget Address
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 26 days ago
Albany, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday delivered his 2016 State of the State and Executive Budget Address at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany. The theme of the Governor’s agenda for the year is “Built to... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Aqueduct convention center plan fizzlesThe Aqueduct Raceway facility in Ozone Park, Queens, already offers video slots
Aqueduct convention center plan fizzles
Crain's New York Business / Posted 1 months ago
The Aqueduct Raceway facility in Ozone Park, Queens, already offers video slots and electronic table games. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday that his grand plan for the nation's largest convention center and potential casino at New York City's... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Tax break for yacht buyers buoys Javits boat show | New Yorkers polled on tipping | Audit flags overbillingTax break for yacht buyers buoys Javits boat show The boat show’s in town, and
Tax break for yacht buyers buoys Javits boat show | New Yorkers polled on tipping | Audit flags overbilling
Crain's New York Business / Posted 1 months ago
Tax break for yacht buyers buoys Javits boat show The boat show’s in town, and thanks to New York’s newly sunken sales taxes, yacht buyers and sellers should be buoyant. The industry says the state's new tax break will boost sales and manufacturing... Read more

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