Archive for Tag: Christoper DePhillips

Murphy signs DePhillips bill increasing angel-investor tax credit

TRENTON, N.J. – Tech startups in the state will see increased support thanks to a bill sponsored by Assemblyman Christopher P. DePhillips and signed into law by Gov. Murphy yesterday. The bipartisan legislation, A5604, increases the angel-investor tax credit from 10 percent to 20 percent. “Emerging technology businesses and...

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Republican lawmakers call on AG to ensure secure vote-by-mail process

TRENTON, N.J. – Following the arrest of Elmwood Park’s Mayor Frank Caramagna on election fraud charges, a group of Republican lawmakers sent a letter to Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal requesting his office provide guidelines that would allow the N.J. Division of Elections to issue rules to county superintendents...

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DePhillips and Rooney: Murphy’s bloated budget hurts over-taxed New Jerseyans

HACKENSACK, N.J. – Following an invitation-only budget roundtable for elected Bergen County officials at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Metropolitan Campus, Assemblymen Christopher P. DePhillips and Kevin J. Rooney slammed the Murphy administration’s runaway spending and tax increases. “We can’t have any meaningful discussion around this budget without addressing spending cuts...

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DePhillips introduces bill eliminating CBT surcharge

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s nation-worst business ranking has come to be expected annually, but surprisingly that has not deterred the state’s leaders from piling on. In last year’s budget deal a 2.5 percent surcharge was levied on businesses earning over $1 million that would sunset after four years. ...

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Republicans blast Democrats for soaking residents with ‘rain tax’

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jerseyans are inundated with taxes, some of which are among the highest in the country, and now they could be taxed based on how much it rains. Republicans blasted Democrats for considering the proposal at an Assembly session Thursday. Assemblyman Christopher DePhillips was strongly opposed...

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New Jersey takes first step to continue Wyckoff soccer star’s legacy

TRENTON, N.J. – Benjamin Landel inspired everyone during his nine-month battle with NUT midline carcinoma, an extremely rare and aggressive cancer. In his honor today, the state Assembly passed a joint resolution (AJR103) designating January of each year as NUT Carcinoma Awareness Month. The resolution is sponsored by Assemblymen...

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