Sunday, December 15, 2013

New Yorkers Pay More Property Tax Than State Income Tax: Westchester County Has Highest Property Tax In US

From The Journal News,, "Cuomo: Property taxes need to be cut: Westchester, Rockland among highest in nation" by Joseph Spector:
New Yorkers pay a whopping $50 billion a year in property taxes – $10 billion more than they pay in income taxes.

Westchester and Rockland counties rank first and fourth in the nation in property taxes paid, on average nearly $10,000 a year.

And upstate, Wayne and Monroe counties pay the highest property taxes compared to home values in the country.

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