Testimony presented at the New York State Legislature’s Joint Budget Hearing on Economic Development and Taxes
February 16, 2005. Frank J. Mauro, Executive Director, Fiscal Policy Institute, presented testimony to the New York State Legislature’s Joint Budget Hearing on Economic Development and Taxes before the Assembly Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committees.
I greatly appreciate being invited to appear to you today on the subjects of economic development and taxes.
SPUR. As part of his 2005-06 Executive Budget proposal, Governor Pataki has proposed a new program that he refers to variously as SPUR and Operation … (read more)