Bill S4564-2013

Extends the authorization of the county of Onondaga to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes

Extends the authorization of the county of Onondaga to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes.

Details

Actions

  • Jun 21, 2013: SUBSTITUTED BY A5499
  • Jun 4, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Jun 3, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 30, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.872
  • Apr 10, 2013: REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Investigations and Government Operations - May 30, 2013
Ayes (7): Marcellino, Carlucci, Golden, Nozzolio, O'Mara, Hoylman, Squadron
Ayes W/R (1): Zeldin
Excused (1): Diaz

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4564

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to extending the authorization of the county of Onondaga to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes

PURPOSE:

To extend the current authorization for Onondaga County to impose an additional 1% sales tax rate through November 30, 2015.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1. -- Authorizes Onondaga County to continue, by local law, the additional 1% Sales Tax rate through November 30, 2015.

Section 2. -- Provides for the distribution of funds raised from December 1, 2013 through November 30, 2014 by the additional rate of tax among units of local government in the County.

Section 3 -- -- Provides for the distribution of funds raised from December 1, 2014 through November 30, 2015 by the additional rate of tax among units of local government in the County.

Section 4 -- Effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

This legislation, introduced at the request of Onondaga County, enacts an extension of authorization to impose an additional 1% local Sales Tax rate. This legislation extends such authorization for a local law through November 30, 2015.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None to New York State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

Immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4564 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE April 10, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sens. DeFRANCISCO, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investi- gations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to extending the authorization of the county of Onondaga to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Clause 37 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 82 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: (37) the county of Onondaga is hereby further authorized and empowered to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such taxes at a rate that is one percent additional to the three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph for such county for the period begin- ning September first, two thousand four, and ending November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN; S 2. Notwithstanding any contrary provision of law, net collections from the additional one percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes which may be imposed by the county of Onondaga during the period commencing December 1, 2013 and ending November 30, 2014, pursuant to the authority of section 1210 of the tax law, shall not be subject to any revenue distribution agreement entered into under subdivision (c) of section 1262 of the tax law, but shall be allocated and distributed or paid, at least quarterly, as follows: (i) 3.05% to the county of Onon- daga for any county purpose; (ii) 95.7% to the city of Syracuse; and (iii) 1.25% to the school districts in accordance with subdivision (a) of section 1262 of the tax law. S 3. Notwithstanding any contrary provision of law, net collections from the additional one percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes which may be imposed by the county of Onondaga during the period
commencing December 1, 2014 and ending November 30, 2015, pursuant to the authority of section 1210 of the tax law, shall not be subject to any revenue distribution agreement entered into under subdivision (c) of section 1262 of the tax law, but shall be allocated and distributed or paid, at least quarterly, as follows: (i) 1.6% to the county of Ononda- ga for any county purpose; (ii) 97.15% to the city of Syracuse; and (iii) 1.25% to the school districts in accordance with subdivision (a) of section 1262 of the tax law. S 4. This act shall take effect immediately.

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