NY State News

Cuomo Proposes To Simplify NY Tax Code
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he wants to simplify New York's tax code.
The governor wants to rid the code of provisions he calls a nuisance, such as the boxing and wrestling exhibitions tax, a tax on agricultural cooperatives and the stock transfer tax...
Cuomo Issues Pardons To Three Convicted Men
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has pardoned three men he says deserve a second chance without criminal records.
Seymour Hunter of Manhattan, convicted in 1994 of attempted drug sale, finished rehab and probation and for 12 years has worked at a nonprofit housing elderly, low-income profe…
Two Companies Caught Overcharging NY Taxpayers
New York State has reached a settlement with two companies that have been overcharging taxpayers.
The first is Health Services of Northern New York which is accused of taking over-payments from Medicaid for personal care aid services and certified home health aid agencies...