senate Bill S1266A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides an income tax credit for three years to a taxpayer who purchases a new primary residence for one million dollars or less

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Jan 09, 2012 print number 1266a
amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
Jan 06, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

Bill Amendments

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S1266 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6341A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3900C

S1266 - Summary

Provides an income tax credit for three years to a taxpayer who purchases a new primary residence for one million dollars or less.

S1266 - Sponsor Memo

S1266 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1266

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  ADDABBO, LANZA -- 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 providing a personal income
  tax credit for the purchase of a new home

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

  Section  1.  Section  606  of  the  tax law is amended by adding a new
subsection (ss) to read as follows:
  (SS) REAL PROPERTY PURCHASE CREDIT. (1) A TAXPAYER SHALL BE ALLOWED  A
CREDIT  AS  PROVIDED  IN THIS SUBSECTION AGAINST THE TAX IMPOSED BY THIS
ARTICLE FOR THE PURCHASE OF ELIGIBLE REAL PROPERTY. THE  AMOUNT  OF  THE
CREDIT SHALL BE FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS.  ANY AMOUNT OF THE TAX CREDIT NOT
USED  IN  THE  TAXABLE  YEAR IN WHICH THE RESIDENCE WAS PURCHASED MAY BE
CARRIED FORWARD FOR THREE YEARS UNTIL THE FULL AMOUNT OF THE CREDIT  HAS
BEEN ALLOWED AND ANY AMOUNT NOT USED SHALL LAPSE.
  (2)  IF BEFORE THE END OF A THREE YEAR PERIOD BEGINNING ON THE DATE OF
PURCHASE OF SUCH ELIGIBLE REAL PROPERTY BY THE TAXPAYER:
  (I) THE TAXPAYER DISPOSES OF SUCH TAXPAYER'S INTEREST IN SUCH ELIGIBLE
REAL PROPERTY, OR
  (II) SUCH ELIGIBLE REAL PROPERTY CEASES TO BE USED  AS  THE  PRINCIPAL
RESIDENCE OF THE TAXPAYER,
THE TAXPAYER'S TAX IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE FOR THE TAXABLE YEAR IN WHICH
SUCH DISPOSITION OR CESSATION OCCURS SHALL BE INCREASED BY THE RECAPTURE
PERCENTAGE  OF  THE  CREDIT  AS  DETERMINED BY REGULATION ADOPTED BY THE
COMMISSIONER, FOR ALL PRIOR TAXABLE YEARS WITH RESPECT TO SUCH CREDIT.
  (3) IN THE CASE OF A HUSBAND AND WIFE WHO FILE A JOINT FEDERAL RETURN,
BUT WHO ARE REQUIRED TO DETERMINE  THEIR  STATE  TAXES  SEPARATELY,  THE
CREDIT  ALLOWED  PURSUANT  TO THIS SUBSECTION MAY BE APPLIED AGAINST THE
TAX IMPOSED OF EITHER OR DIVIDED BETWEEN THEM AS THEY MAY ELECT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01381-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S1266A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6341A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3900C

S1266A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides an income tax credit for three years to a taxpayer who purchases a new primary residence for one million dollars or less.

S1266A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1266A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1266--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ADDABBO, ESPAILLAT, LANZA -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investi-
  gations and Government Operations -- recommitted to the  Committee  on
  Investigations  and  Government  Operations  in accordance with Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to providing a personal income
  tax credit for the purchase of a new home

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

  Section  1.  Section  606  of  the  tax law is amended by adding a new
subsection (uu) to read as follows:
  (UU) REAL PROPERTY PURCHASE CREDIT. (1) A TAXPAYER SHALL BE ALLOWED  A
CREDIT  AS  PROVIDED  IN THIS SUBSECTION AGAINST THE TAX IMPOSED BY THIS
ARTICLE FOR THE PURCHASE OF ELIGIBLE REAL PROPERTY. THE  AMOUNT  OF  THE
CREDIT SHALL BE FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS.  ANY AMOUNT OF THE TAX CREDIT NOT
USED  IN  THE  TAXABLE  YEAR IN WHICH THE RESIDENCE WAS PURCHASED MAY BE
CARRIED FORWARD FOR THREE YEARS UNTIL THE FULL AMOUNT OF THE CREDIT  HAS
BEEN ALLOWED AND ANY AMOUNT NOT USED SHALL LAPSE.
  (2)  IF BEFORE THE END OF A THREE YEAR PERIOD BEGINNING ON THE DATE OF
PURCHASE OF SUCH ELIGIBLE REAL PROPERTY BY THE TAXPAYER:
  (I) THE TAXPAYER DISPOSES OF SUCH TAXPAYER'S INTEREST IN SUCH ELIGIBLE
REAL PROPERTY, OR
  (II) SUCH ELIGIBLE REAL PROPERTY CEASES TO BE USED  AS  THE  PRINCIPAL
RESIDENCE OF THE TAXPAYER,
THE TAXPAYER'S TAX IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE FOR THE TAXABLE YEAR IN WHICH
SUCH DISPOSITION OR CESSATION OCCURS SHALL BE INCREASED BY THE RECAPTURE
PERCENTAGE  OF  THE  CREDIT  AS  DETERMINED BY REGULATION ADOPTED BY THE
COMMISSIONER, FOR ALL PRIOR TAXABLE YEARS WITH RESPECT TO SUCH CREDIT.
  (3) IN THE CASE OF A HUSBAND AND WIFE WHO FILE A JOINT FEDERAL RETURN,
BUT WHO ARE REQUIRED TO DETERMINE  THEIR  STATE  TAXES  SEPARATELY,  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01381-03-2

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