senate Bill S7485B

Vetoed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes the empire state music production credit and the empire state digital gaming media production credit; repealer

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A10083 - Vetoed by Governor


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  • 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 28, 2016 tabled
vetoed memo.255
Nov 16, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1871
substituted for s7485b
Jun 16, 2016 substituted by a10083b
ordered to third reading cal.1871
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 13, 2016 print number 7485b
Jun 13, 2016 amend (t) and recommit to investigations and government operations
May 27, 2016 print number 7485a
May 27, 2016 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
May 04, 2016 referred to investigations and government operations

S7485 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10083
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§43 & 44, amd §§210-B & 606, Tax L; rpld §352 sub 11, amd §§353 & 352, add §243, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3159, A2670
2019-2020: S2966, A1943

S7485 - Summary

Establishes the empire state music production credit and the empire state digital gaming media production credit; defines terms.

S7485 - Sponsor Memo

S7485 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7485

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 4, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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  and  the  economic  development  law,  in
  relation  to  the creation of the empire state music production credit
  and the empire state digital gaming media production  credit;  and  to
  repeal  subdivision  11 of section 352 of the economic development law
  relating thereto

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The tax law is amended by adding a new section 43 to read
as follows:
  S 43. EMPIRE STATE MUSIC PRODUCTION CREDIT. (A) ALLOWANCE  OF  CREDIT.
(1)  A  TAXPAYER WHICH IS A MUSIC PRODUCTION ENTITY ENGAGED IN QUALIFIED
MUSIC PRODUCTION, OR WHO IS A SOLE PROPRIETOR OF OR A MEMBER OF A  PART-
NERSHIP,  WHICH  IS A MUSIC PRODUCTION ENTITY ENGAGED IN QUALIFIED MUSIC
PRODUCTION, AND IS SUBJECT TO TAX UNDER ARTICLE NINE-A OR TWENTY-TWO  OF
THIS  CHAPTER, SHALL BE ALLOWED A CREDIT AGAINST SUCH TAX TO BE COMPUTED
AS PROVIDED HEREIN.
  (2) THE AMOUNT OF THE CREDIT SHALL BE THE PRODUCT (OR PRO  RATA  SHARE
OF  THE  PRODUCT,  IN  THE  CASE OF A MEMBER OF A PARTNERSHIP OR LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY) OF TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT AND  THE  ELIGIBLE  PRODUCTION
COSTS OF ONE OR MORE QUALIFIED MUSIC PRODUCTIONS.
  (3)  ELIGIBLE  PRODUCTION  COSTS  FOR  A  QUALIFIED  MUSIC  PRODUCTION
INCURRED AND PAID IN THIS STATE BUT OUTSIDE SUCH  METROPOLITAN  COMMUTER
TRANSPORTATION DISTRICT SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CREDIT OF TEN PERCENT OF
SUCH  ELIGIBLE  PRODUCTION  COSTS IN ADDITION TO THE CREDIT SPECIFIED IN
PARAGRAPH TWO OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
  (4) NO ELIGIBLE PRODUCTION COSTS CLAIMED BY A TAXPAYER  AS  THE  BASIS
FOR  THE  CREDIT  UNDER  THIS  SECTION SHALL BE USED BY SUCH TAXPAYER TO
CLAIM ANY OTHER CREDIT PURSUANT TO THIS CHAPTER.
  (B) ALLOCATION OF CREDIT. THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF TAX CREDITS  ALLOWED
UNDER  THIS  SECTION, SUBDIVISION FIFTY-TWO OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED TEN-B
AND SUBSECTION (FFF) OF SECTION SIX HUNDRED SIX OF THIS CHAPTER  IN  ANY

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

S7485A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10083
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§43 & 44, amd §§210-B & 606, Tax L; rpld §352 sub 11, amd §§353 & 352, add §243, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3159, A2670
2019-2020: S2966, A1943

S7485A - Summary

Establishes the empire state music production credit and the empire state digital gaming media production credit; defines terms.

S7485A - Sponsor Memo

S7485A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7485--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 4, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment  Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,   ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  tax  law  and  the economic development law, in
  relation to the creation of the empire state music  production  credit
  and  the  empire  state digital gaming media production credit; and to
  repeal subdivision 11 of section 352 of the economic  development  law
  relating thereto

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The tax law is amended by adding a new section 43  to  read
as follows:
  S  43.  EMPIRE STATE MUSIC PRODUCTION CREDIT. (A) ALLOWANCE OF CREDIT.
(1) A TAXPAYER WHICH IS A MUSIC PRODUCTION ENTITY ENGAGED  IN  QUALIFIED
MUSIC  PRODUCTION, OR WHO IS A SOLE PROPRIETOR OF OR A MEMBER OF A PART-
NERSHIP, WHICH IS A MUSIC PRODUCTION ENTITY ENGAGED IN  QUALIFIED  MUSIC
PRODUCTION,  AND IS SUBJECT TO TAX UNDER ARTICLE NINE-A OR TWENTY-TWO OF
THIS CHAPTER, SHALL BE ALLOWED A CREDIT AGAINST SUCH TAX TO BE  COMPUTED
AS PROVIDED HEREIN.
  (2)  THE  AMOUNT OF THE CREDIT SHALL BE THE PRODUCT (OR PRO RATA SHARE
OF THE PRODUCT, IN THE CASE OF A MEMBER  OF  A  PARTNERSHIP  OR  LIMITED
LIABILITY  COMPANY)  OF  TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT AND THE ELIGIBLE PRODUCTION
COSTS OF ONE OR MORE QUALIFIED MUSIC PRODUCTIONS.
  (3)  ELIGIBLE  PRODUCTION  COSTS  FOR  A  QUALIFIED  MUSIC  PRODUCTION
INCURRED  AND  PAID IN THIS STATE BUT OUTSIDE SUCH METROPOLITAN COMMUTER
TRANSPORTATION DISTRICT SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CREDIT OF TEN PERCENT OF
SUCH ELIGIBLE PRODUCTION COSTS IN ADDITION TO THE  CREDIT  SPECIFIED  IN
PARAGRAPH TWO OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
  (4)  NO  ELIGIBLE  PRODUCTION COSTS CLAIMED BY A TAXPAYER AS THE BASIS
FOR THE CREDIT UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL BE  USED  BY  SUCH  TAXPAYER  TO
CLAIM ANY OTHER CREDIT PURSUANT TO THIS CHAPTER.
  (B)  ALLOCATION OF CREDIT. THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF TAX CREDITS ALLOWED
UNDER THIS SECTION, SUBDIVISION FIFTY-TWO OF SECTION TWO  HUNDRED  TEN-B

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

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S7485B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10083
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§43 & 44, amd §§210-B & 606, Tax L; rpld §352 sub 11, amd §§353 & 352, add §243, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3159, A2670
2019-2020: S2966, A1943

S7485B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the empire state music production credit and the empire state digital gaming media production credit; defines terms.

S7485B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7485B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7485--B

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 4, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment  Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,   ordered
  reprinted  as  amended  and recommitted to said committee -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the  tax  law  and  the  economic  development  law,  in
  relation  to  the creation of the empire state music production credit
  and the empire state digital gaming media production credit; to repeal
  subdivision 11 of section 352 of the economic development law relating
  thereto; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expi-
  ration thereof

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The tax law is amended by adding a new section 43 to read
as follows:
  S 43. EMPIRE STATE MUSIC PRODUCTION CREDIT. (A) ALLOWANCE  OF  CREDIT.
(1)  A  TAXPAYER WHICH IS A MUSIC PRODUCTION ENTITY ENGAGED IN QUALIFIED
MUSIC PRODUCTION, OR WHO IS A SOLE PROPRIETOR OF OR A MEMBER OF A  PART-
NERSHIP,  WHICH  IS A MUSIC PRODUCTION ENTITY ENGAGED IN QUALIFIED MUSIC
PRODUCTION, AND IS SUBJECT TO TAX UNDER ARTICLE NINE-A OR TWENTY-TWO  OF
THIS  CHAPTER, SHALL BE ALLOWED A CREDIT AGAINST SUCH TAX TO BE COMPUTED
AS PROVIDED HEREIN.
  (2) THE AMOUNT OF THE CREDIT SHALL BE THE PRODUCT (OR PRO  RATA  SHARE
OF  THE  PRODUCT,  IN  THE  CASE OF A MEMBER OF A PARTNERSHIP OR LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY) OF TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT AND  THE  ELIGIBLE  PRODUCTION
COSTS OF ONE OR MORE QUALIFIED MUSIC PRODUCTIONS.
  (3)  ELIGIBLE  PRODUCTION  COSTS  FOR  A  QUALIFIED  MUSIC  PRODUCTION
INCURRED AND PAID IN THIS STATE BUT OUTSIDE SUCH  METROPOLITAN  COMMUTER
TRANSPORTATION DISTRICT SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CREDIT OF TEN PERCENT OF
SUCH  ELIGIBLE  PRODUCTION  COSTS IN ADDITION TO THE CREDIT SPECIFIED IN
PARAGRAPH TWO OF THIS SUBDIVISION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15150-07-6

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