Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) recently received information from the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance (NYSDTF) about a new program designed to help those with delinquent tax burdens to pay off their debt. The 2010 PAID (Penalty and Interest Discount Program for tax liabilities) program will provide taxpayers who are behind in their tax bi
Senator John Flanagan (New York State) calls for Senate Democrats to start working in good faith on the New York State budget. He reiterated his belief that the time has come for radical changes to how New York State operates and the need to provide real property tax relief for residents - April 7, 2010
Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) voted for legislation that would speed up the delivery of tax refunds owed to taxpayers by the state. The legislation addresses excessive delays of up to two months from when taxpayers file their return to when they may actually see the refund from the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance.
Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) joined with the other members of the Senate Republican Conference today in unveiling the Family Tax Relief Act. This package of tax relief and reform measures is designed to provide a major economic boost to New York’s struggling middle class families.
The plan would increase tax breaks which have not kept pace with inflation and, in some instances, have not been adjusted for more than 25 years. The plan would also restore the STAR property tax rebate check program to provide real and direct relief to millions of New Yorkers who pay some of the highest property taxes in the country.