Articles Tagged 'Property Taxes'
6 bills to watch during Christie’s lame-duck session
All eyes are on Democratic Gov.-elect Phil Murphy as he prepares to take office Jan. 16, but outgoing Gov. Chris Christie, a Republican, and the… READ MORE
Property taxes, pensions, marijuana & more: How your next N.J. governor stands on big issues
It’s the first time in nearly three decades that a governor in this state served a full two terms. That means the potential for changes… READ MORE
North Dakota Considers Eliminating Property Tax
ByÂ MONICA DAVEY, The New York Times
BISMARCK, N.D. â€” Since Californians shrank their property taxes more than three decades ago by passing Proposition 13, people around the nation have echoed their dismay over such levies, putting forth plans to even them, simplify them, cap them, slash them. In an election here on Tuesday, residents of North Dakota will consider … READ MORE
New Jersey Towns Raise Local Property Taxes Above Christie’s Proposed Cap
ByÂ Dunstan McNichol, Bloomberg
Robbinsville, the centralÂ New Jersey town where GovernorÂ Chris Christie appeared last week to promote his plan to cap annual property-tax increases at 2.5 percent, won approval yesterday to raise its tax bills by 29 percent.
The $2.3 million increase will boost the average homeownerâ€™s municipal tax bill to $2,000 from about $1,600, Mayor David Fried… READ MORE