Veterans tax exemption

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed a law in December giving school boards the authority to grant school taxexemptions to veterans. But unlike the STAR school property tax, the statedoesn'treimburse the revenue lost and the taxpayers in the district make up the difference. (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

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