- Navarro, Mireya. Seeing a Pitched Battle for Plastic Bags. NY Times, 11/18/08.
Tax Burdens and Equity
—Citizens Budget Commision. Local Taxes in New York State (2007).
–Deutsch, Ron. Taxes in New York State: Restoring Fairness
–Erie County Community Coalition. Understanding the County Crisis and Moving Forward (November 2005)
–Fisher, Bruce. A Dedicated Fund for Parks and Culturals Artvoice blog, 12/17/08
–Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, Who Pays? A fact sheet on what percent of income various income groups pay in New York State and local taxes
–Quinnipiac University. “Voters Back Millionaire’s Tax 4-1.” 3/24/08
–Stiglitz, Joseph. Letter to Governor Patterson Recommending Raising Taxes on Wealthiest (2008)
Local Tax Rates in New York State