senate Bill S1260

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Grants an exemption from sales and compensating use taxes to books and other items sold at a book fair for the benefit of a school

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
Jan 06, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

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S1260 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A325
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1115, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2465, A585

S1260 - Summary

Grants a sales and compensating use tax exemption for books, magazines, pamphlets and other school or library book fair items sold at a school book fair sponsored by a parent-teacher organization, booster club or similar school-based association which supports school activities or sold at a book fair sponsored by library friends or foundation.

S1260 - Sponsor Memo

S1260 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1260

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. LAVALLE, DeFRANCISCO, JOHNSON, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER,
  SEWARD -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to granting a sales and compen-
  sating use tax exemption for goods sold at school book fairs

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law  is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 44 to read as follows:
  (44) BOOKS, MAGAZINES, PAMPHLETS AND OTHER SCHOOL OR LIBRARY BOOK FAIR
RELATED  ITEMS  INCLUDING,  BUT NOT LIMITED TO, SCIENCE PROJECT KITS AND
POSTERS, SOLD IN A PRIMARY OR SECONDARY SCHOOL FACILITY AT A SCHOOL BOOK
FAIR SPONSORED BY A PARENT-TEACHER ASSOCIATION OR ORGANIZATION,  BOOSTER
CLUB,  OR  SIMILAR SCHOOL-BASED ASSOCIATION WHICH SUPPORTS SCHOOL ACTIV-
ITIES OR SOLD AT A BOOK FAIR SPONSORED BY LIBRARY FRIENDS OR FOUNDATION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of July  next  succeeding
the date on which it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01097-01-1

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