senate Bill S1553

2013-2014 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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  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 08, 2014 referred to investigations and government operations
Jan 09, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations

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S1553 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1525
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1115, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1260, A325
2009-2010: S2465, A585

S1553 - 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.

S1553 - Sponsor Memo

S1553 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1553

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. LAVALLE, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER
  -- 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.
                                                           LBD03758-01-3

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