assembly Bill A6008A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to exempting computer hardware and software and school supplies from sales tax during a specified period

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 23, 2019 print number 6008a
Aug 23, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to ways and means
Feb 26, 2019 referred to ways and means

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A6008 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6659
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1115, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8170
2017-2018: A6883

A6008 - Summary

Exempts computer hardware and software and school supplies from sales tax during the seven day period commencing on the Tuesday immediately preceding the first Monday in September, known as Labor Day, and ending on Labor Day.

A6008 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6008

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 26, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. PALUMBO, ASHBY, DeSTEFANO, MANKTELOW, MIKULIN,
  MORINELLO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CROUCH --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

AN  ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting computer hardware
  and software and school supplies from sales and compensating  use  tax
  during two one-week periods each year

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law  is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 45 to read as follows:
  (45)  DURING  THE  SEVEN-DAY  PERIODS EACH YEAR COMMENCING ON THE LAST
MONDAY OF JANUARY, AND ENDING  ON  THE  FIRST  SUNDAY  IN  FEBRUARY  AND
COMMENCING  ON  THE  TUESDAY  IMMEDIATELY  PRECEDING THE FIRST MONDAY IN
SEPTEMBER, KNOWN AS LABOR DAY, AND ENDING ON LABOR DAY,  COMPUTER  HARD-
WARE  AND SOFTWARE AND TANGIBLE PERSONAL PROPERTY FOR USE OR CONSUMPTION
PREDOMINANTLY AS SCHOOL SUPPLIES.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to taxable
periods beginning on and after August 1, 2020.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08531-01-9

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Multi-Sponsors

A6008A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6659
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1115, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8170
2017-2018: A6883

A6008A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Exempts computer hardware and software and school supplies from sales tax during the seven day period commencing on the Tuesday immediately preceding the first Monday in September, known as Labor Day, and ending on Labor Day.

A6008A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6008--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 26, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. PALUMBO, ASHBY, DeSTEFANO, MANKTELOW, MIKULIN,
  MORINELLO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CROUCH --  read  once  and
  referred  to  the Committee on Ways and Means -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee

AN  ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting computer hardware
  and software and school supplies from sales and compensating  use  tax
  during a specified period each year

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law  is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 45 to read as follows:
  (45)  DURING  THE SEVEN DAY PERIOD EACH YEAR COMMENCING ON THE TUESDAY
IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE FIRST MONDAY IN SEPTEMBER, KNOWN AS LABOR DAY,
AND ENDING ON LABOR DAY, SCHOOL SUPPLIES OR ITEMS  COMMONLY  USED  BY  A
STUDENT IN A COURSE OF STUDY WHICH SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO,
BOOK  BAGS  OR  BACKPACKS,  BOOKS, COMPUTER EQUIPMENT (INCLUDING RELATED
SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE), PENS, PENCILS, HIGHLIGHTERS,  CRAYONS,  MARKERS,
ERASERS,  INDEX  CARDS,  PAPER,  NOTEBOOKS,  BINDERS, FOLDERS, SCISSORS,
RULERS AND CALCULATORS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to taxable
periods beginning on and after August 1, 2020.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08531-02-9

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