Jessica Gould covers politics and public finance for WNYC.
A Check in the Mail Around Election Day?
Monday, March 31, 2014
Lawmakers in Albany are scheduled to pass the New York State budget today. It’s a $138 billion package that combines increases in spending for items like Pre-K, charter schools, and the environment with a broad range of tax cuts. It doesn't have a tax credit for everyone, but there are benefits for many — including some credits that might end up as a check in the mail right around election day.