Taxation & Finance

NYSAC White Papers and Reports

Recent Taxation & Finance Resolutions

September 2018

January 2018

  1. Resolution Urging the Governor and New York State Legislature to Enact Legislation to Eliminate the “Dark Store Theory” in New York State Real Property Tax Law as a Way to Reduce Property Assessments in Tax Certiorari Proceedings 
  2. Resolution Urging the State to Enact Legislation to Ensure a Fair and Level Playing Field for All Retailers by Addressing Shortfalls in Internet Sales Tax Collection Practices 
  3. Resolution Urging State Legislative Leaders to Focus Their Property Tax Relief Efforts on Fiscal Reforms that will Lead to Permanent and Historic Property Tax Reduction by Assuming the Cost of State Programs that Counties Are Currently Required to Pay for Under State Law


2017: NYSAC Opposes Federal Tax Reform Proposals

As Congress considers comprehensive tax reform, a top priority for county officials is preserving the deductibility of state and local taxes (SALT).

SALT Fact Sheet

Press Release: NY’s County Executives Call on Congressional Delegation to Reject Punitive Federal Tax Reform Proposals