A Tax Foundation study shows that of the nation’s 38 top taxed counties, 27 are in NY, calculated by taxes as a % of home value. Over the life of a conventional mortgage, many homeowners pay for their house twice. And oh by the way…Obamacare contained $1 billion in new unfunded federal mandates for NY, soon to drive property taxes even higher. Be sure to thank our Senators for supporting Obamacare.
NYT Yesterday: if polls are correct…New Democrats (Canada’s Socialist Party) could end the hopes of Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper to gain a majority in the House of Commons. NYT Today: Conservatives gain majority…easily winning more than the dozen seats needed for control. In other words, when the votes were counted the Socialists lost and the Conservatives won, despite the wishful thinking of the NYT.