Support for tax cap

In a recent editorial, the Middletown Times Herald-Record endorsed making permanent the state’s 2-percent real property tax cap.

The Business Council has set making the cap permanent as a priority for the current legislative session.

The newspaper cites The Business Council’s support of the tax cap in urging readers contact their lawmakers in support of the cap.

The editorial is a thorough explanation of tax cap and its relationship to New York City rent control laws that are set to expire in the current session.

You can read the complete editorial here.