Village Approves Tax Exemption

The Village of West Winfield Board met Monday night to discuss new business.


The Board approved a resolution authorizing the payment of bills. The Board approved a resolution accepting the April and May meeting minutes into Village records after a short clarifying discussion.


The Board approved a resolution accepting the Treasurer's report into Village records.


Village Resident Mr. Yeardon spoke to the Board during public comment to ask the Board to consider adding the Veteran Tax exemption for Village residents as it was the only municipality in Central New York not currently offering exemptions for Vietnam, Desert Storm, and Afghanistan.


Boardmember Sandy Smith supported Mr. Yeardon's idea, saying she had brought it before the Board years ago and was waiting for someone like…



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