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Assemblymember Steck: Increasing Foundation Aid is an Investment in Our Future That is Required by Law

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced his support for the Assembly’s proposal to increase Foundation Aid for public schools across the state by $1.4 billion, an increase of $1 billion over the executive’s budget proposal, for the 2017-18...

March 17, 2017
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Assemblymember Steck: Assembly Budget Proposal Makes Tax Code Fairer for New Yorkers

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced that the Assembly state budget proposal includes important tax reforms. With the current tax code set to expire after 2017, the Assembly plans to increase the tax rate on the wealthiest New Yorkers,...

March 15, 2017
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Assemblymember Steck Passes Legislation to Fix STAR Program

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced that legislation he co-sponsored to eliminate barriers in the state’s School Tax Relief (STAR) program and ensure all eligible New Yorkers get their reduction on time has passed the Assembly...

March 1, 2017
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Assemblymember Steck Co-Sponsors Legislation to Reform STAR Program

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced he is co-sponsoring legislation to cut the red tape surrounding the state’s School Tax Relief (STAR) program so homeowners can get the tax relief they deserve without delay...

February 21, 2017
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Assemblymember Steck Co-Sponsors Bill to Close Carried Interest Tax Loophole

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced he is co-sponsoring a bill that ensures income earned from hedge funds and private equity investments is taxed more fairly (A.3554). Currently, this type of income is taxed at a...

February 15, 2017
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