|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to investigations and government operations|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S137
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S137 - Details
S137 - Summary
Establishes a personal income tax credit for a portion of a taxpayer's residential real property taxes which exceeds a certain percentage of the taxpayer's household gross income; provides that the taxpayer shall have resided in such residential real property for not less than 5 years; provides that such credit shall not apply to taxpayers who have claimed the real property tax circuit breaker credit during the taxable year.
S137 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S137 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to the school district property tax credit and establishing the maximum residential real property, personal income tax credit PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To place a limit on the real property tax for certain owners and provide a personal income tax credit for certain property taxpayers. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: SECTION 1: Makes technical amendments to subparagraph (E) of paragraph 1 of subsection (e) of section 606 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 105 of the laws of 2006. SECTION 2: Adds a new subsection (ss) to section 606 of the tax law to provide for a real property tax credit. The credit will be based on the income of the household and the percentage that said household pays for real property taxes. City of New York, and the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland,
S137 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 137 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LITTLE -- 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 the school district property tax credit and establishing the maximum residential real property, personal income tax credit THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (E) of paragraph 1 of subsection (e) of section 606 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 105 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: (E) "Qualifying real property taxes" means all real property taxes, special ad valorem levies and special assessments, exclusive of penal- ties and interest, levied on the residence of a qualified taxpayer and paid during the taxable year [less the credit claimed under subsection (n-1) of this section]. In addition, for taxable years beginning after December thirty-first, nineteen hundred eighty-four, a qualified taxpay- er may elect to include any additional amount that would have been levied in the absence of an exemption from real property taxation pursu- ant to section four hundred sixty-seven of the real property tax law. If tenant-stockholders in a cooperative housing corporation have met the requirements of section two hundred sixteen of the internal revenue code by which they are allowed a deduction for real estate taxes, the amount of taxes so allowable, or which would be allowable if the taxpayer had filed returns on a cash basis, shall be qualifying real property taxes. If a residence is owned by two or more individuals as joint tenants or tenants in common, and one or more than one individual is not a member of the household, qualifying real property taxes is that part of such taxes on the residence which reflects the ownership percentage of the qualified taxpayer and members of his household. If a residence is an EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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