senate Bill S4063A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides for a personal income tax deduction for school supplies paid for out-of-pocket by K-12 teachers in public and nonpublic schools, up to $500 per year

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 06, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 12, 2018 print number 4063a
Jan 12, 2018 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 03, 2018 referred to investigations and government operations
Jun 21, 2017 committed to rules
May 22, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 17, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 16, 2017 1st report cal.1051
Mar 07, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Feb 02, 2017 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Mar 6, 2018 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S4063A
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Mar 6, 2018

May 16, 2017 - Finance committee Vote

S4063
37
0
committee
37
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 7, 2017 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S4063
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Mar 7, 2017

Co-Sponsors

S4063 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4296
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §612, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S727
2011-2012: S5289
2013-2014: S3626, A7413
2015-2016: S4615, A4725
2019-2020: S371, A4805

S4063 - Summary

Provides for a personal income tax deduction for school supplies paid for out-of-pocket by K-12 teachers in public and nonpublic schools, up to $500 per year.

S4063 - Sponsor Memo

S4063 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4063

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 2, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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  authorizing  a  personal
  income  tax deduction for elementary and secondary school teachers for
  certain expenses incurred for school supplies

  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) EXPENSES NOT IN EXCESS OF FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ACTUALLY  INCURRED
AND  PAID BY AN ELIGIBLE EDUCATOR FOR SCHOOL SUPPLIES, ACTUALLY USED AND
USEFUL, TO THE EXTENT NOT DEDUCTIBLE  IN  DETERMINING  FEDERAL  ADJUSTED
GROSS INCOME AND NOT REIMBURSED. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH, THE
FOLLOWING TERMS HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (I) "ELIGIBLE EDUCATOR" MEANS A PERSON EMPLOYED AS A TEACHER, INSTRUC-
TOR,  COUNSELOR, PRINCIPAL OR AIDE IN A SCHOOL FOR AT LEAST NINE HUNDRED
HOURS DURING A SCHOOL YEAR.
  (II) "NONPUBLIC SCHOOL" HAS THE SAME MEANING AS PROVIDED FOR SUCH TERM
IN SUBPARAGRAPH (B)  OF  PARAGRAPH  THREE  OF  SUBSECTION  (J)  OF  THIS
SECTION.
  (III)  "SCHOOL"  MEANS ANY PUBLIC OR NONPUBLIC SCHOOL PROVIDING EDUCA-
TION IN ANY GRADE FROM KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELFTH.
  (IV) "SCHOOL SUPPLIES" INCLUDES BOOKS, SUPPLIES (OTHER  THAN  NON-ATH-
LETIC  SUPPLIES  FOR COURSES OF INSTRUCTION IN HEALTH OR PHYSICAL EDUCA-
TION), COMPUTER EQUIPMENT (INCLUDING RELATED SOFTWARE AND SERVICES), AND
OTHER EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS USED BY THE ELIGIBLE EDUCATOR
IN THE CLASSROOM.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to taxable
years beginning on or after January 1, 2018.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02556-01-7

Co-Sponsors

S4063A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4296
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §612, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S727
2011-2012: S5289
2013-2014: S3626, A7413
2015-2016: S4615, A4725
2019-2020: S371, A4805

S4063A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for a personal income tax deduction for school supplies paid for out-of-pocket by K-12 teachers in public and nonpublic schools, up to $500 per year.

S4063A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4063A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4063--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 2, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LANZA,  MURPHY, PHILLIPS, RITCHIE, ROBACH -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Investigations and Government Operations -- recommitted
  to the  Committee  on  Investigations  and  Government  Operations  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  tax  law, in relation to authorizing a personal
  income tax deduction for elementary and secondary school teachers  for
  certain expenses incurred for school supplies

  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)  EXPENSES NOT IN EXCESS OF FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ACTUALLY INCURRED
AND PAID BY AN ELIGIBLE EDUCATOR FOR SCHOOL SUPPLIES, ACTUALLY USED  AND
USEFUL,  TO  THE  EXTENT  NOT DEDUCTIBLE IN DETERMINING FEDERAL ADJUSTED
GROSS INCOME AND NOT REIMBURSED. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH, THE
FOLLOWING TERMS HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (I) "ELIGIBLE EDUCATOR" MEANS A PERSON EMPLOYED AS A TEACHER, INSTRUC-
TOR, COUNSELOR, PRINCIPAL OR AIDE IN A SCHOOL FOR AT LEAST NINE  HUNDRED
HOURS DURING A SCHOOL YEAR.
  (II) "NONPUBLIC SCHOOL" HAS THE SAME MEANING AS PROVIDED FOR SUCH TERM
IN  SUBPARAGRAPH  (B)  OF  PARAGRAPH  THREE  OF  SUBSECTION  (J) OF THIS
SECTION.
  (III) "SCHOOL" MEANS ANY PUBLIC OR NONPUBLIC SCHOOL  PROVIDING  EDUCA-
TION IN ANY GRADE FROM KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELFTH.
  (IV)  "SCHOOL  SUPPLIES" INCLUDES BOOKS, SUPPLIES (OTHER THAN NON-ATH-
LETIC SUPPLIES FOR COURSES OF INSTRUCTION IN HEALTH OR  PHYSICAL  EDUCA-
TION), COMPUTER EQUIPMENT (INCLUDING RELATED SOFTWARE AND SERVICES), AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02556-02-8

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