assembly Bill A1960

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing a tax check-off for gifts contributed to the state library aid program for financial support for public libraries

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Jan 13, 2021 referred to ways and means

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A1960 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4670
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §630-i, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S974
2011-2012: S6207, S2312
2013-2014: S3235
2015-2016: S2886
2017-2018: S2430
2019-2020: A7563, S4150

A1960 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of taxation and finance to include a space on the personal income tax return for taxpayers to check off if they wish to contribute to the state library aid program for financial support for public libraries.

A1960 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1960
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 13, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. CRUZ, SANTABARBARA, JEAN-PIERRE, WEPRIN, SAYEGH,
   THIELE, JACOBSON, SIMON,  MORINELLO,  MONTESANO,  B. MILLER,  GUNTHER,
   BARRON,  L. ROSENTHAL, JOYNER, ASHBY, SCHMITT, COOK, LUPARDO, DARLING,
   BUTTENSCHON -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  ENGLEBRIGHT,  MANKTELOW
   -- read once and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

 AN  ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to authorizing a tax check-off
   for the state library system
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.    The tax law is amended by adding a new section 630-i to
 read as follows:
   § 630-I. GIFTS FOR THE STATE LIBRARY SYSTEM.   EFFECTIVE FOR  ANY  TAX
 YEAR  COMMENCING  ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO, AN
 INDIVIDUAL IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT  TO  CONTRIBUTE  TO  THE  STATE
 LIBRARY  AID  PROGRAM  FOR  FINANCIAL  SUPPORT  FOR PUBLIC LIBRARIES AND
 LIBRARY SYSTEMS, REFERENCE AND RESEARCH LIBRARY  RESOURCE  SYSTEMS,  THE
 NEW  YORK  PUBLIC  RESEARCH  LIBRARIES, THE SCHOMBURG COLLECTION AND THE
 LIBRARY FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY HANDICAPPED. SUCH CONTRIBUTION  SHALL
 BE  IN  ANY WHOLE DOLLAR AMOUNT AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE
 TAX OWED BY SUCH INDIVIDUAL. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE
 PERSONAL INCOME TAX RETURN TO ENABLE A TAXPAYER TO  MAKE  SUCH  CONTRIB-
 UTION.    NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW  ALL  REVENUES
 COLLECTED PURSUANT TO THIS  SECTION  SHALL  BE  CREDITED  TO  THE  STATE
 LIBRARY  AID  PROGRAM AND SHALL BE USED IN ADDITION TO, NOT TO SUPPLANT,
 EXISTING FUNDING UNDER THE STATE LIBRARY AID PROGRAM AND USED  FOR  ONLY
 THOSE  PURPOSES  ENUMERATED  IN SECTION TWO HUNDRED SEVENTY-THREE OF THE
 EDUCATION LAW.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD06196-01-1