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School boards mull property tax exemptions for veterans

School boards across Long Island are wrestling with

School boards across Long Island are wrestling with a new state law that permits them to grant property tax exemptions for veterans. (Credit: News 12)

School boards across Long Island are wrestling with a new state law that permits them to grant property tax exemptions for veterans.

Last December, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill allowing local school boards to give veterans a 10-15 percent property tax exemption in addition to the STAR program.

The American Legion says Levittown, Island Trees, Wantagh, Valley Stream, Oceanside, Rockville...

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