Bill S5204-2013

Extends the authority of Sullivan county to impose a sales and compensating use tax within such county

Extends the authority of Sullivan county to impose a sales and compensating use tax within such county through November 30, 2015.

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  • Jun 21, 2013: SUBSTITUTED BY A7321
  • Jun 4, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Jun 3, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 30, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.904
  • May 14, 2013: REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

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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:S5204

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to extending the authority of Sullivan county to impose a sales and compensating use tax within such county

PURPOSE OF THE BILL:

To extend the authorization of Sullivan County to impose a total additional 1% county sales tax rate for two years.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

Section 1.Amends clause 33 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the Tax Law to extend the authority of Sullivan County to impose additional county sales tax rates, which total one percent, until November 30, 2015.

Section 2.Effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

Sullivan County has requested authorization to extend their authority to impose an additional one percent sales and compensating use tax. The revenue generated will allow the County of Sullivan to continue to provide services deemed vital to the community while maintaining a balanced budget.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

Previously extended through November 30, 2013 by Chapter 253 of the Laws of 2011.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None to State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.


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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5204 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE May 14, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to extending the authority of Sullivan county to impose a sales and compensating use tax within such county THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Clause 33 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 253 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: (33) the county of Sullivan is hereby further authorized and empowered to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such taxes at a rate that is: (i) one-half of one percent additional to the three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph for such county for the period beginning June first, two thousand three, and ending November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN; and (ii) an addi- tional one-half of one percent in addition to the other rates authorized above in this paragraph for such county for the period beginning June first, two thousand seven and ending November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN; S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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