Cuomo signs legislation authorizing local gov'ts to extend deadline for filing property tax abatements
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Monday authorizing local governments in New York to extend the deadline for filing property tax abatements to July 15, 2020.
In a news release, his office says it is "in recognition of the hardships many families and businesses continue to face as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic."
"New Yorkers and businesses all across the state have suffered both personal and economic hardships from the COVID-19 pandemic," Cuomo said in a statement. "Extending the deadline for filing property tax abatements to July 15th will help provide these individuals and businesses with some much-needed assistance to help recover from the devastating effects of the pandemic as we begin to enter a new normal."
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