assembly Bill A6694

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Extends the expiration date of the personal income tax surcharge imposed in the city of Yonkers

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 03, 2019 signed chap.62
Jun 28, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
3rd reading cal.1214
substituted for s4466
May 20, 2019 referred to finance
delivered to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
May 16, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.356
May 14, 2019 reported
Mar 15, 2019 referred to ways and means

A6694 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1321 & 1340, Tax L; amd §6, Chap 535 of 1987
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A6899
2011-2012: A3059
2013-2014: A6549
2015-2016: A5070, S3879
2017-2018: A6387, S1757

A6694 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Extends the expiration date of the personal income tax surcharge imposed by the city of Yonkers.

A6694 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 15, 2019

Introduced  by M. of A. PRETLOW -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the tax law and chapter 535 of the laws of 1987,  amend-
  ing  the  tax  law relating to the city of Yonkers personal income tax
  surcharge, in  relation  to  extending  the  expiration  date  of  the
  personal income tax surcharge


  Section 1. Subsection (a) of section 1321 of the tax law,  as  amended
by chapter 83 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
  (a)  General.    Notwithstanding  any  other  provision  of law to the
contrary, but subject to the limitations and  conditions  set  forth  in
this  article,  any  city in this state having a population of more than
one hundred eighty thousand but less than two hundred  fifteen  thousand
inhabitants,  acting  through  its  local  legislative  body,  is hereby
authorized and empowered to adopt and amend local laws imposing  in  any
such  city,  for  taxable years beginning after nineteen hundred eighty-
three and before two thousand [twenty] TWENTY-TWO,  a  city  income  tax
surcharge on residents of such city at a rate not to exceed nineteen and
one-quarter  percent of the net state tax as defined in section thirteen
hundred twenty-three of this article, such city income tax surcharge  to
be  administered,  collected  and  distributed  by  the  commissioner as
provided for in this article.
  § 2. Subsection (c) of section 1321 of the  tax  law,  as  amended  by
chapter 83 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
  (c)  Effectiveness  of  local  law and filing with commissioner. (i) A
local law enacted pursuant to the authority of  this  section  shall  go
into  effect  on  the first day of January, nineteen hundred eighty-four
and shall apply to taxable years beginning on or  after  such  date  and
before  two  thousand  [twenty] TWENTY-TWO.   Provided, however, no such
local law shall be so effective unless such local law is enacted by July

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