Homeowners Affected by Sandy to Get Property Tax Relief


Mayor Bloomberg announced that homeowners affected by Superstorm Sandy will get a three month grace period on their property taxes. DNAinfo.com explains more.

“New Yorkers whose homes were severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy will receive a three-month grace period on their property taxes and will get reimbursed on some of the taxes they’ve already paid this year, city officials announced Thursday.

Mayor Michael Bloomberg unveiled the proposals at a Dongan Hills car dealership that is serving as a restoration center for victims of the storm. He said the plan would not solve all the problems of homeowners whose property suffered damages, but it will offer some help.”

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