If you have auto insurance in New York State, there's a new rule that went into effect on August 1st. This rule says that your insurance will automatically include extra coverage for accidents caused by your spouse while they are driving, even if you didn't ask for it.
If you have bought paint recently in New York State, you have probably noticed it is more expensive than it used to be. In fact, if you look a little closer at your receipt you will see another line item for a new "tax" on paint. The New York State fee is being added, and they claim that New York State doesn't get any of the money.