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View Diary: Andrew Cuomo's "Tax Free New York" Proposal (106 comments)

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  •  most college towns are reasonably healthy (4+ / 0-)

    they have a constant demand for rental housing,
    they have a steady workforce in the college,
    they have a steady spend from the students.

    if you look upstate, you can compare college towns like Potsdam to non-college towns like Govuerneur or Malone.

    which ones healthier?

    dropping these taxes will destabilize revenues and drive
    these towns balance sheets all goofy for 10 years,
    and then what?

    If you want to do something, create an enterprise zone for new businesses in depressed areas, the buffalo's, the Binghamptons, etc...

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