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|Jan 06, 2016||referred to ways and means|
|Jan 23, 2015||referred to ways and means|
assembly Bill A3488
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Kieran Michael Lalor
A3488 (ACTIVE) - Details
A3488 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires the commissioner of taxation and finance to provide for the payment by the department of taxation and finance of tax refunds within 30 days of the receipt of a taxpayer's tax return, unless there is a discrepancy in such return, in which case the department shall provide written notice to the taxpayer of such discrepancy and a date when the discrepancy will be resolved; provides failure to comply with such refund and notice requirement shall make the department of taxation and finance liable for interest on the refund due at a rate of 6% per annum.
A3488 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3488 2015-2016 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 23, 2015 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. GLICK -- read once and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to requiring the commissioner of taxation and finance to provide for the timely payment of tax refunds to taxpayers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 171 of the tax law is amended by adding a new subdivision twenty-ninth to read as follows: TWENTY-NINTH. (A) PROVIDE FOR THE PAYMENT BY THE DEPARTMENT OF EVERY REFUND DUE A TAXPAYER PURSUANT TO ARTICLE TWENTY-TWO OF THIS CHAPTER WITHIN THIRTY DAYS OF THE RECEIPT BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE TAX RETURN CLAIMING SUCH REFUND; PROVIDED THAT, IF THE DEPARTMENT IS UNABLE TO PAY A TAX REFUND BECAUSE OF A DISCREPANCY IN THE TAXPAYER'S TAX RETURN, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL, WITHIN SUCH THIRTY DAY PERIOD, PROVIDE WRITTEN NOTICE TO THE TAXPAYER OF THE SPECIFIC DISCREPANCY AND A DATE WHEN SUCH DISCREPANCY CAN BE EXPECTED TO BE RESOLVED. (B) UPON THE FAILURE TO PROVIDE A REFUND OR WRITTEN NOTICE TO A TAXPAYER PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL PAY THE TAXPAYER INTEREST ON THE REFUND OWED AT A RATE OF SIX PERCENT PER ANNUM. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03914-01-5
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