senate Bill S7685

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee


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May 12, 2016 referred to investigations and government operations

S7685 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10154
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง612, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6458
2013-2014: S3382
2017-2018: S1354, A8193
2019-2020: S5084, A6689

S7685 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system.

S7685 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7685 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7685

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ESPAILLAT -- 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 for a deduction
  from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of  a
  child in the foster care system

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

  Section 1.  Subsection (c) of section 612 of the tax law is amended by
adding a new paragraph 44 to read as follows:
  (44) THE AMOUNT OF ADOPTION FEES INCLUDING ANY  AND  ALL  MEDICAL  AND
LEGAL  FEES, COURT COSTS AND ANY OTHER RELATED EXPENSES PAID OR INCURRED
BY A TAXPAYER DURING THE TAXABLE YEAR IN CONNECTION WITH THE ADOPTION OF
A CHILD IN THE FOSTER CARE SYSTEM.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  all
taxable  years beginning on or after the first of January in the year in
which it shall have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05615-02-6

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