senate Bill S1178

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Provides tax credit to certain volunteer firefighters, volunteer ambulance workers, volunteer reserve forces officers, auxiliary police officers and volunteer emergency medical personnel

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee


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Jan 11, 2019 referred to investigations and government operations

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S1178 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6062
2017-2018: S3826

S1178 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides tax credit to certain volunteer firefighters, volunteer ambulance workers, auxiliary police officers and volunteer emergency medical personnel under certain circumstances.

S1178 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1178 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1178

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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  providing  tax  credits  to
  volunteer firefighters, volunteer ambulance workers, volunteer reserve
  forces  officers,  auxiliary  police  officers and volunteer emergency
  medical personnel under certain circumstances

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

  Section  1.  Section  606  of  the  tax law is amended by adding a new
subsection (h-1) to read as follows:
  (H-1) VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS', VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE WORKERS', VOLUNTEER
RESERVE FORCE OFFICERS', AUXILIARY POLICE OFFICERS' AND VOLUNTEER  EMER-
GENCY  MEDICAL SERVICE PERSONNEL CREDIT.  FOR TAXABLE YEARS BEGINNING ON
AND AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND  TWENTY-ONE,  A  CREDIT,  IN  THE
AMOUNTS OF:
  (1) TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS FOR ONE YEAR OF QUALIFYING SERVICE;
  (2)  FIVE  HUNDRED  DOLLARS  FOR  TWO  YEARS OF CONSECUTIVE QUALIFYING
SERVICE;
  (3) SIX HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR  THREE  YEARS  OF  CONSECUTIVE  QUALIFYING
SERVICE;
  (4)  SEVEN  HUNDRED  DOLLARS  FOR FOUR YEARS OF CONSECUTIVE QUALIFYING
SERVICE;
  (5) EIGHT HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR FIVE  YEARS  OF  CONSECUTIVE  QUALIFYING
SERVICE;
  (6)  NINE  HUNDRED  DOLLARS  FOR  SIX  YEARS OF CONSECUTIVE QUALIFYING
SERVICE;
  (7) ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR SEVEN  YEARS  OF  CONSECUTIVE  QUALIFYING
SERVICE;
  (8)  ONE  THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR EIGHT YEARS OF CONSECUTIVE
QUALIFYING SERVICE;

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

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