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Oct 8, 2014

City businesses must allow workers to buy MetroCards with pretax money

“We are going to give our transit riders a much-needed break,” said Councilman Daniel Garodnick (D-Manhattan).
Oct 7, 2014

Transit Break on the Table: Council Bill Could Cut Taxes for City Commuters; Businesses Fear Higher Costs

“The intent of this bill is to bring this tax break to more New Yorkers, not to penalize businesses,” said the bill’s lead sponsor, Councilman Dan Garodnick, whose district includes the Upper East Side, Turtle Bay andYorkville. “It is hard to live in this city, and many of us feel like the MTA constantly charges more for less service.”