Senator DeFrancisco Discusses Fair Tax Incentives on Your Voice

February 20, 2014

On this Your Voice program, State Senator John A. DeFrancisco explains why he is concerned with the Governor’s proposal to give tax breaks to homeowners living in jurisdictions that stay within a two percent property tax cap. He also addresses some confusion with an alternative method for computing the tax due on the wholesale price of cigars. To watch Senator DeFrancisco question Taxation and Finance Commissioner Thomas Mattox, please watch the featured video. Senator DeFrancisco also questions the Empire State Development president about fairness in tax incentives, using the film tax credit as an example.