Tag: property tax

N.J. SENATE: Mehta says his D.C. property tax deduction was an oversight, has been corrected

By Matt Rooney _ U.S. Senate candidate Rik Mehta tells Save Jersey that he submitted paperwork on Tuesday to cancel a homestead deduction he has claimed on a District of Columbia property for nearly a decade but was not qualified Read More

TAX FIGHT LOOMING: Lance Vows to Fight Trump’s Plan to End the Property Tax Deduction

The Trump Administration‘s tax plan is getting mixed reviews in the early going, Save Jerseyans, with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and some on Wall Street jumping for joy and others, like the National Association of Realtors and even in the president’s own Read More

The Property Tax Problem: Where Do Your GOP Candidates Stand?

There isn’t a single bigger problem facing New Jersey taxpayers than ever-skyrocketing property tax bills. Governor Chris Christie’s porous Cap 2.0 plan slowed the bleeding but, without additional reforms, ultimately failed to cure the patient. Where do this year’s possible Read More

BY THE NUMBERS: Christie touts major ‘Fairness Formula’ property tax savings for Bergen County

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie takes his #fairschoolfunding push to Bergen County on Thursday, Save Jerseyans, and he’ll make the case for a new K-12 state aid formula to a town hall audience in Fair Lawn. Read More

Sweeney’s hometown would gain 58% more per student under “unjust” Christie plan

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog “This plan is unfair, it is unjust and it is blatantly unconstitutional,” Senate President Stephen Sweeney (D-Gloucester) declared in a joint statement with Senate Education Committee Chairwoman Theresa Ruiz (D-Essex) issued following the announcement of Read More

NJ-07: Larsen sues Lance and his campaign manager over property tax accusations

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog NJ-07 GOP primary voters may have seen a political ad – and accompanying mailers – from the campaign of Congressman Leonard Lance accusing repeat NJ-07 congressional challenger David Larsen of being a “serial tax dodger.” Is Read More

Trenton Democrats Poised To Blow Up The Property Tax Cap

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com New Jersey property taxes will likely resume the double digit annual growth that occurred under the McGreevey, Codey and Corzine Administrations if Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto’s version of the of the Interest Arbitration extension becomes law.  Either that, Read More

I Like THIS Sweeney!

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog On cold winter days like today, Save Jerseyans, when the Governor is pitching free after-school dinners, MSNBC is running its ten-thousandth speculative Bridgegate segment and the state Republican Party is in free-fall, I like to Read More

Zimmer the Fibber Praising Christie

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Dawn Zimmer was for Governor Christie before she lashed out against him, Save Jerseyans. We’ll continue to provide you with concrete examples for as long as this goofy #bridgegate sideshow persists. Here she is back Read More