Tonawanda, NY – The two-percent tax on utility bills, included in the State budget earlier this year, excludes the Long Island Power Authority. The law only requires Long Island Power Authority customers to pay a one percent tax.
Surcharge set to expire March 2014 Executive budget calls for 5-year extension Businesses, consumers to pay $3 billion more in taxes
Albany, N.Y. – State Senator Michael H. Ranzenhofer (R, C, I – Amherst) has announced his opposition to a five-year extension of the 18-a surcharge as proposed in the Executive Budget. The energy tax surcharge is scheduled to expire on March 31, 2014.