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NY sets new rules for tax preparers

ALBANY — The Cuomo administration has set new regulations for paid tax preparers, saying they will reduce errors and possible fraud. According to the governor’s office, the rules apply to some 40,000 preparers. The state since 2011 has required most ...

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State proposes rules on mortgage insurance

ALBANY — New York regulators have proposed new rules governing insurance obtained by lenders to protect their investments in properties with troubled mortgages. The Department of Financial Services says the rules are for the industry going forward to protect homeowners ...

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New rules proposed for notaries in N.Y.

The New York Department of State announced a new rule in Notary Public License Law last week designed to prevent non-English speaking notaries from misidentifying themselves as attorneys or immigration professionals who can provide legal advice. The rule requires that ...

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