Senate Majority Leader Reaffirms Commitment To Property Tax Reform

TRENTON – Senate Majority Leader Bernard F. Kenny, Jr., D-Hudson, the co-chair of the Joint Legislative Committee on Constitutional Reform and the Citizens’ Property Tax Constitutional Convention, issued the following statement today on a letter from Republican Senators to the Governor on the progress of the property tax committees:

“The Senate Democratic Caucus remains committed to working with our Republican counterparts on property tax reform, and share a number of the same goals they expressed in their letter to the Governor today. We look forward to working with Republican lawmakers in good faith to address the critical issue of property taxes in the State of New Jersey.

“At the appropriate and already agreed-upon deadline, we will share our recommendations with the Governor and the State of New Jersey to effectuate real, lasting and sustainable property tax reform for the overburdened taxpayers in the Garden State.”