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Numbers show NYC’s broken property tax system is hammering minority homeowners

Higher assessments lead to higher taxes in minority-majority neighborhoods across the city. People of color constitute a minority of the population in the 15 community planning districts in which condos, co-ops and rental property are taxed at the lowest effective tax rates. By contrast, people of color constitute 72% of the 15 community planning districts in which those properties are taxed at the highest effective tax rates.

Apr. 24, 2017
Categories: Press, Property Taxes