Skip to Main Content
Services Talent Knowledge
Site Search


January 5, 2018

Getting Rid Of NY State's Income Tax?

During Governor Andrew Cuomo's State of the State address, he proposed a new way to restructure the state's tax code. His idea is to eliminate the state's income tax system and adopt a statewide payroll tax system.

This idea is in response to the new tax law signed by President Trump that caps state and local tax deductions at $10,000.

With this idea, employers would pay taxes back to the state with a payroll tax instead of a state income tax being taken from the employees.

"It's a sort of convoluted way of collecting the same money for the state, but having it come from a different source," said Marcy Robinson-Dembs, attorney. i

Read the full article here.


Click here to sign up for alerts, blog posts, and firm news.


Sign up to receive our latest news

Practice Areas

Featured Industries

New & Emerging Industry Practice Areas


Featured Media


Sweeping Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill Signed Into Law


Forum Selection Clauses in IP Licensing: New Impact on IP


NYS Court of Appeals Issues Decision on Out-of-State Risk Retention Groups

This site uses cookies to give you the best experience possible on our site and in some cases direct advertisements to you based upon your use of our site.

By clicking [I agree], you are agreeing to our use of cookies. For information on what cookies we use and how to manage our use of cookies, please visit our Privacy Statement.

I AgreeOpt-Out