Although New York recently made headlines for upholding the constitutionality of the internet tax, the state was also in the news for enacting its 2013-14 budget legislation, described as a "business-friendly and family-friendly budget." The legislation extends the increased personal income tax rate for the wealthy, as well as the reduction in personal income tax rates for those earning less, according to a new article in the Weekly State Tax Report [WSTR].
The budget contains a number of new tax breaks for businesses, including a reduction in the corporate income tax rate for manufacturers from 3.25 percent to 2.4 percent over three years. The tax cut will lower revenues by $30 million in FY 2014-15, $50 million in FY 2017-18, and $81 million in subsequent years, according to the Assembly Ways and Means Committee budget summary.
Meanwhile, New Mexico made significant changes to the state's tax code. The changes include extending the deadline for filing amended returns, which result from Internal Revenue Service action, from 90 days to within 180 days of a final determination.
In Ohio, Gov. John R. Kasich (R) approved legislation incorporating into Ohio income tax law amendments made by the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (Pub. L. No. 112-240), the WSTR reports. Most of the incorporated federal provisions are extensions of expiring tax benefits, such as the exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance and the deduction for student loan interest, according to analysis of the legislation.
In addition, the legislation expanded an Ohio commercial activity tax exclusion for gross receipts from sales by suppliers to a qualified distribution center.
For a comprehensive look at these and other state tax developments, check out this week's issue of the Weekly State Tax Report.
New York legislature passes budget bill revising royalty addback, reducing manufacturer tax rate, extending MTA surcharge, and extending personal income rate on highest brackets , a new Insight by PwC.
Sutherland SALT April 2013 edition , by Sutherland.
All Bloomberg BNA treatises are available on standing order, which ensures you will always receive the most current edition of the book or supplement of the title you have ordered from Bloomberg BNA’s book division. As soon as a new supplement or edition is published (usually annually) for a title you’ve previously purchased and requested to be placed on standing order, we’ll ship it to you to review for 30 days without any obligation. During this period, you can either (a) honor the invoice and receive a 5% discount (in addition to any other discounts you may qualify for) off the then-current price of the update, plus shipping and handling or (b) return the book(s), in which case, your invoice will be cancelled upon receipt of the book(s). Call us for a prepaid UPS label for your return. It’s as simple and easy as that. Most importantly, standing orders mean you will never have to worry about the timeliness of the information you’re relying on. And, you may discontinue standing orders at any time by contacting us at 1.800.960.1220 or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Put me on standing order at a 5% discount off list price of all future updates, in addition to any other discounts I may quality for. (Returnable within 30 days.)
Notify me when updates are available (No standing order will be created).
This Bloomberg BNA report is available on standing order, which ensures you will all receive the latest edition. This report is updated annually and we will send you the latest edition once it has been published. By signing up for standing order you will never have to worry about the timeliness of the information you need. And, you may discontinue standing orders at any time by contacting us at 1.800.372.1033, option 5, or by sending us an email to email@example.com.
Put me on standing order
Notify me when new releases are available (no standing order will be created)