Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino kept his promise to hold the 2013 tax levy to zero, but that doesn’t mean taxes won’t go up for some towns. Nor does it mean that taxes won’t go down in certain cases.
Here’s the rundown. (figures in parentheses means taxes go down. Without parentheses means they’re going up.)
BASED ON 2012 ASSESSMENT ROLLS
MunicipalityESTIMATE Percentage Change in County Tax Levy Share City of Mount Vernon (7.67) City of New Rochelle (2.53) City of Peekskill (2.63) City of Rye 7.46 City of White Plains (6.07) City of Yonkers (3.19) Town of Bedford 2.51 Town of Cortlandt 1.60 Town of Eastchester (0.98) Town of Greenburgh 2.10 Town of Harrison 5.73 Town of Lewisboro (5.56) Town of Mamaroneck 5.16 Town of Mount Kisco(1.54) Town of Mount Pleasant 1.22 Town of New Castle (0.45) Town of North Castle 3.25 Town of North Salem 0.90 Town of Ossining (5.00) Town of Pelham (2.52) Town of Pound Ridge 0.83 Town of Rye (3.74) Town of Scarsdale 6.33 Town of Somers (3.18) Town of Yorktown (2.17)