senate Bill S8313

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to providing relief to businesses for late fees and interest on certain tax payments

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May 11, 2020 referred to budget and revenue

S8313 (ACTIVE) - Details

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S8313 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides relief to businesses for late fees and interest for any delayed payments for businesses filing sales or property taxes for a period of one year.

S8313 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8313 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 11, 2020

Introduced  by  Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Budget and Revenue

AN ACT providing relief to businesses for  late  fees  and  interest  on
  certain tax payments


  Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law to  the  contrary,  no
late fees shall be imposed or interest accrue on the late payment of any
taxes  imposed or levied on a business pursuant to article 28 of the tax
law or article 9 of the real property tax law for a period of  one  year
following  the  declaration  of  a  state disaster emergency pursuant to
executive order 202.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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