senate Bill S2412

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing small business tax-deferred savings accounts

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 27, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Jan 24, 2019 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

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Feb 27, 2019 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: Feb 27, 2019

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S2412 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7332
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add §138-a, Ec Dev L; amd §§209 & 612, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A8653
2015-2016: A2375
2017-2018: A2457

S2412 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to authorizing small business tax-deferred savings accounts.

S2412 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2412 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2412

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  economic  development  law  and the tax law, in
  relation to authorizing the creation of  small  business  tax-deferred
  savings accounts

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

  Section 1. The economic development law is amended  by  adding  a  new
section 138-a to read as follows:
  §  138-A.  SMALL  BUSINESS TAX-DEFERRED SAVINGS ACCOUNTS.  1. A "SMALL
BUSINESS TAXPAYER" OR "SMALL BUSINESS" SHALL HAVE THE  SAME  MEANING  AS
DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE OF THIS ARTICLE AND SHALL MEET
THE  REQUIREMENTS  OF  PARAGRAPH  (F)  OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION TWO
HUNDRED TEN OF THE TAX LAW.
  2. ANY SMALL BUSINESS SHALL BE AUTHORIZED  TO  ESTABLISH  AND  DEPOSIT
PROFITS INTO A SMALL BUSINESS TAX-DEFERRED SAVINGS ACCOUNT.
  3.  THE  MONIES IN SUCH TAX-DEFERRED SAVINGS ACCOUNTS MAY BE DEPOSITED
OR WITHDRAWN TAX FREE WHEN THEY ARE EXPENDED FOR EXPANSION OF SUCH SMALL
BUSINESS FOR THE PURPOSE OF CREATING OR PRESERVING FULL TIME JOBS.
  4. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ACT, A QUALIFYING  PURPOSE  SHALL  INCLUDE
SMALL  BUSINESS  TAXPAYER  EXPENDITURES  THAT  RESULT IN THE CREATION OR
RETENTION OF FULL-TIME JOBS. IN ADDITION, WORKING CAPITAL USED FOR OTHER
ACTIVITIES, DEEMED APPROPRIATE BY THE DEPARTMENT, WHICH WILL IMPROVE THE
COMPETITIVENESS AND PRODUCTIVITY OF A SMALL BUSINESS AND RESULTS IN  THE
CREATION OR RETENTION OF FULL-TIME JOBS SHALL BE CONSIDERED A QUALIFYING
BUSINESS  EXPENDITURE.  QUALIFYING  SMALL BUSINESS TAXPAYER EXPENDITURES
FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT  BE  LIMITED  TO,
NEW CONSTRUCTION, RENOVATION OR LEASEHOLD IMPROVEMENTS, AND THE ACQUISI-
TION OF LAND, BUILDINGS, MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08519-01-9

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