|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to investigations and government operations|
|Jan 11, 2017||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S1991
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
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S1991 - Details
S1991 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1991 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the tax law, in relation to investment management services to a partnership or other entity PURPOSE : This bill aims to close the Carried Interest Tax Loophole on the State level by taxing the Carried Interest Income of hedgefund and private equity investors as traditional ordinary earned income. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1: of the bill amends the tax law by adding (a) (i) The term "investment income" means income, including capital gains in excess of capital losses, from investment capital, to the extent included in computing entire net income, less, any of capital gain included in federal taxable income that has to be recharacterized as business income Section 2: of the bill adds the net operating loss deduction allowed under section one hundred seventy-two of the internal revenue code shall for purposes of this Paragraph be determined taking into consideration the re-characterization of income Sections 3: of the bill provides a special rule Special rule for
S1991 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1991 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 11, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KLEIN -- 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 investment management services to a partnership or other entity THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 6 of section 208 of the tax law, as amended by section 5 of part T of chapter 59 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows: (a) (i) The term "investment income" means income, including capital gains in excess of capital losses, from investment capital, to the extent included in computing entire net income, less, (A) in the discretion of the commissioner, any interest deductions allowable in computing entire net income which are directly or indirectly attribut- able to investment capital or investment income, (B) ANY OF CAPITAL GAIN INCLUDED IN FEDERAL TAXABLE INCOME THAT HAS TO BE RECHARACTERIZED AS BUSINESS INCOME PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (U) OF SUBDIVISION NINE OF THIS SECTION; provided, however, that in no case shall investment income exceed entire net income. (ii) If the amount of interest deductions subtracted under subparagraph (i) of this paragraph exceeds investment income, the excess of such amount over investment income must be added back to entire net income. (iii) If the taxpayer's investment income determined without regard to the interest deductions subtracted under subparagraph (i) of this paragraph comprises more than eight percent of the taxpayer's entire net income, investment income determined without regard to such interest deductions cannot exceed eight percent of the taxpayer's entire net income. § 2. Subparagraph (ix) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 210 of the tax law is amended by adding a new clause 8 to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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