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Hi, hope you all are doing well. It’s the time of year when I get phone calls and emails for school taxes. I AM NOT the school tax collector; I’m the Cochecton town tax collector. … more
MONTICELLO, NY — Here are the short takes from the executive committee meeting and the meeting of the full legislature on August 19. Energy tax repealed? Why, yes The legislature, in the … more
The Local Journalism Sustainability Act (LJSA) was recently introduced in the House and has now been introduced in the Senate—and will benefit every member of this community. Unlike many issues … more
MONTICELLO, NY — COVID-19 cases are on the rise again. Could several young attorneys please apply for jobs at the county attorney’s office? Will the energy tax be repealed? All in the … more
HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County Commissioners want to clear the air regarding rumors and misconceptions surrounding the county-wide reassessment plan: the county has nothing to gain from the reassessment. While tangential to the current real estate boom, the process itself began in 2018. Funding for the project was secured in 2019 with savings from a debt restructuring plan. more
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — Word is spreading throughout Sullivan County: tax laws have changed, and the changes are coming for short-term rentals. more
Regarding Resnick’s May 27 ‘My View’ I am writing in response to Randy Resnick’s myopic op-ed that argues against the proposed NYS carbon tax. I will be brief. Climate … more
New York lawmakers are proposing a new way to tax you. Take a close look at the proposed carbon tax, now pending in the New York State Legislature as Senate Bill SS3336, and the harsh truth will be … more
HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County government is in the early stages of reassessing residents’ properties to ensure more equitable taxation across the county. To educate residents and keep … more
Letters to the editor May 13 to 19 more
Sullivan County expands room tax law MONTICELLO, NY — The Sullivan County Legislature recently revised its existing lodging facility room occupancy tax. Known informally as the “bed … more
Letters to the editor April 22 to 27 more
MONTICELLO, NY — At the March 19 Executive Committee meeting, chairman Rob Doherty proposed eliminating the four-percent energy tax that has been in place since last year.  Assuming, of … more
MONTICELLO, NY — Rent out a stay in your covered wagon or second home and you can expect the tax colletor to come calling.  The room tax law has passed. Not only does it outline who … more
    SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — Step away from the computer. Put down the phone. Go outside. Sullivan County boasts acres of unspoiled land, miles of rivers and streams. But … more
ELDRED, NY — Millennium Pipeline originally asked for a reduction of $56 million; in the end, it was reduced by $24 million. The outcome of the tax certiorari litigation with Millenium … more
Interim sheriff Chris Rosler announces candidacy for sheriff WAYNE COUNTY, PA — Chris Rosler has announced his candidacy for sheriff of Wayne County. For the past 15 years, he has served in … more
HARRISBURG, PA — Last week, Gov. Tom Wolf delivered his 2021 budget address from within his home in Harrisburg, rather than in the state Capitol in front of other politicians and officials. He … more
Letters to the editor February 11 to 17 more
In accordance with the Sullivan County Hotel and Motel Occupancy Tax Law, the county retains 15 percent of the revenues resulting from the imposition of the “room tax” to defer the … more
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