assembly Bill A5881

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes certain counties, cities and school districts to impose up to a four percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes; repealer

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Feb 20, 2019 referred to ways and means

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A5881 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §1210 op¶ sub¶¶ (i), (ii) & (iii), §1210-E, §1224 subs (d) - (r), (t) - (gg), amd §§1210, 1224 & 1262-s, add §§1262-u, 1262-v, 1262-w & 1265, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7713
2015-2016: A2387
2017-2018: A3508

A5881 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes certain counties and cities to impose up to a four percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes; preserves the authority of certain municipalities to impose such taxes at rates in excess of four percent.

A5881 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5881

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. GALEF, GOTTFRIED, JAFFEE, LUPARDO, GUNTHER, KOLB,
  RAIA,  BARCLAY,  BRABENEC  --  Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. CROUCH,
  GIGLIO, HAWLEY, McDONOUGH, MONTESANO, PALMESANO, PAULIN,  RA,  RIVERA,
  SIMON,  THIELE  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Ways and
  Means

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to the authority of counties to
  impose sales and compensating use taxes pursuant to the  authority  of
  article  29  of such law; and to repeal certain provisions of sections
  1210 and 1224 and section 1210-E of such law relating thereto

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

  Section  1.  Subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210
of the tax law is REPEALED and a new subparagraph (i) is added  to  read
as follows:
  (I)  WITH  RESPECT  TO A CITY OF ONE MILLION OR MORE AND THE FOLLOWING
COUNTIES (1) ANY SUCH CITY HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE IS
HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED TO ADOPT AND  AMEND  LOCAL  LAWS,  ORDI-
NANCES  OR RESOLUTIONS IMPOSING SUCH TAXES IN ANY SUCH CITY, AT THE RATE
OF FOUR AND ONE-HALF PERCENT;
  (2) THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES THAT IMPOSE TAXES DESCRIBED IN  SUBDIVISION
(A)  OF THIS SECTION AT THE RATE OF THREE PERCENT AS AUTHORIZED ABOVE IN
THIS PARAGRAPH FOR SUCH  COUNTIES  ARE  HEREBY  FURTHER  AUTHORIZED  AND
EMPOWERED  TO  ADOPT  AND  AMEND  LOCAL LAWS, ORDINANCES, OR RESOLUTIONS
IMPOSING SUCH TAXES DESCRIBED IN SUBDIVISION (A) OF THIS SECTION AT  THE
FOLLOWING  ADDITIONAL  RATES, IN QUARTER PERCENT INCREMENTS, WHICH RATES
ARE ADDITIONAL TO THE THREE PERCENT RATE AUTHORIZED ABOVE IN THIS  PARA-
GRAPH,  AND,  IN THE CASE OF A COUNTY AUTHORIZED TO IMPOSE MORE THAN ONE
ADDITIONAL RATE, ALSO IN ADDITION TO EACH OTHER, FOR EACH  SUCH  COUNTY,
PROVIDED  THAT (A) THE COUNTY OF ROCKLAND MAY IMPOSE ADDITIONAL RATES OF
FIVE-EIGHTHS PERCENT AND THREE-EIGHTHS PERCENT, IN LIEU OF IMPOSING SUCH
ADDITIONAL RATE IN QUARTER PERCENT INCREMENTS; (B) THE COUNTY OF ONTARIO

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

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