senate Bill S5691

Vetoed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires that services eligible for the empire state film production tax credit take place in certain counties

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A7425 -

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 14, 2013 tabled
Nov 13, 2013 vetoed memo.245
Nov 01, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2013 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1462
substituted for s5691
Jun 18, 2013 substituted by a7425
ordered to third reading cal.1462
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 05, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations


S5691 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง24, Tax L

S5691 - Summary

Requires that services eligible for the empire state film production tax credit take place in certain counties.

S5691 - Sponsor Memo

S5691 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 5, 2013

Introduced  by  Sen.  FARLEY -- 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  requiring  that  services
  eligible for the empire state film production tax credit take place in
  certain counties


  Section 1. Paragraph 5 of subdivision (a) of section  24  of  the  tax
law,  as added by section 7 of part B of chapter 59 of the laws of 2013,
is amended to read as follows:
  (5) For the period two thousand fifteen through two thousand nineteen,
in addition to the amount of credit established in paragraph two of this
subdivision, a taxpayer shall be allowed a credit equal to  the  product
(or pro rata share of the product, in the case of a member of a partner-
ship)  of  ten percent and the amount of wages or salaries paid to indi-
viduals directly employed (excluding those employed as  writers,  direc-
tors,  music  directors,  producers and performers, including background
actors with no scripted lines) by a qualified film production company or
a qualified independent film production company for  services  performed
by  those individuals in one of the counties specified in this paragraph
in connection with a qualified  film  with  a  minimum  budget  of  five
hundred  thousand dollars.   For purposes of this additional credit, the
services must be performed in one or more  of  the  following  counties:
ALBANY,  Allegany,  Broome,  Cattaraugus,  Cayuga,  Chautauqua, Chemung,
Chenango, Clinton, COLUMBIA, Cortland, Delaware, DUTCHESS, Erie,  Essex,
Franklin, Fulton, Genesee, GREENE, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis,
Livingston,  Madison,  Monroe,  Montgomery,  Niagara,  Oneida, Onondaga,
Ontario, ORANGE, Orleans, Oswego, Otsego, PUTNAM, RENSSELAER,  ROCKLAND,
SARATOGA,  SCHENECTADY, Schoharie, Schuyler, Seneca, St. Lawrence, Steu-
ben, SULLIVAN, Tioga, Tompkins, ULSTER, WARREN, WASHINGTON, Wayne, Wyom-

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


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