Water Crisis in Hoosick Falls, NY

When You Can’t Drink the Water These are strange days in Hoosick Falls, and my heart goes out to the good folks of the congregation I serve there and to all residents. Our congregation is wonderful and resilient, even in times like these.  Hoosick Falls has been in... Read more

Clergy Partial-Tax Exemption

In New York State, clergy who own property are eligible for a partial-tax exemption.  It works like this: whatever the assessed value of your home, the assessor will subtract $1,500 from the assessed value, and you will not be taxed on the $1,500. There is a form due... Read more