Wall Street Cash Bonuses Climb 8% to $20 Billion, DiNapoli Says

Wall Street Cash Bonuses Climb 8% to $20 Billion, DiNapoli Says

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In fiscal 2008, Wall Street accounted for more than 20 percent of New York state’s tax revenue and 12 percent of New York City’s. By fiscal 2011, those percentages had dropped to 14 percent and 7 percent.