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May 2015


May 26, 2015 | Posted by Kramer Levin | Permalink
Governor Cuomo's 2015-2016 enacted State Budget contains amendments exempting hazardous wastes from cleanups conducted under the New York City Brownfield Program from being subject to fees and assessments under the Hazardous Waste Regulatory Fee Program and the Hazardous Waste Special Assessment Tax. Because these fees and assessments can be quite substantial, this amendment could result in significant savings for those remediating property under the City's Brownfield Program and can provide incentive for owners seeking to remediate their property to enter into the City program. read more