|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S810
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S810 - Details
S810 - Summary
Provides a tax credit for the purchase of technology to remotely monitor persons with Alzheimer's disease and/or dementia.
S810 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S810 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to providing a tax credit for the cost of purchasing technology to remotely monitor persons with Alzheimer's disease and/or dementia PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to provide a tax reimbursement towards the purchase of technology to remotely monitor persons with Alzheimer's disease and/or dementia. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill incorporates into the New York State Tax Law that a credit will be issued to any family member and/or home health care worker who has purchased technology to remotely monitor a person suffering from Alzheimer's disease and/or Dementia. The credit for any technology to remotely monitor a person who suffers from Alzheimer's Disease and/or Dimentia will only get a tax credit if the device is equal to or under one thousand dollars. EXISTING LAW: New law. JUSTIFICATION: Under New York State Tax Law people who purchase a remote device to
S810 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 810 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ADAMS -- 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 providing a tax credit for the cost of purchasing technology to remotely monitor persons with Alzheimer's disease and/or dementia 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 (vv) to read as follows: (VV) CREDIT FOR PURCHASING TECHNOLOGY TO REMOTELY MONITOR PERSONS SUFFERING FROM ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND/OR DEMENTIA. ANY FAMILY MEMBER AND/OR HOME HEALTH CARE WORKER WHO, IN ORDER TO DELIVER PROPER CARE, PURCHASES TECHNOLOGY TO REMOTELY MONITOR A PERSON DIAGNOSED WITH ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE OR ANOTHER DISORDER RELATING TO DEMENTIA, WHEN SUCH PERSON RESIDES AT HOME, SHALL BE ALLOWED A CREDIT AGAINST THE TAX OTHER- WISE IMPOSED UNDER THIS ARTICLE IN AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE COST OF SUCH DEVICE UP TO ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2014. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02633-01-3
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