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U.S. Representatives Tom Suozzi and Peter King of Long Island have introduced legislation to restore state and local tax deductions that were capped under the Republican 2017 tax reform bill.

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The leader of the State Senate says she does not think there will be new broad-based taxes on the wealthy to close the state's multibillion-dollar budget shortfall. Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins' remarks come as a liberal leaning think tank issues a report that finds New York has the highest level of income inequality in the nation.

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With New York State facing a $6 billion budget deficit, the speaker of the State Assembly said it might be time to impose new taxes on the rich. 

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Connecticut, New York and two other states filed an appeal challenging a U.S. district court judge’s dismissal of their lawsuit against the Trump administration. The lawsuit claims that the $10,000 cap on federal deductions for state and local property taxes is unfair. 

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Legislation introduced in New York this week expands tax exemptions for small businesses.