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New York Local Rates Extended


 Additional local sales taxes in New York.

Updated 8.21.2015

It’s the time of year when New York lawmakers turn their attention to local sales and use taxes. As a result, numerous bills extending authorization to impose additional local sales and compensating use tax rates have recently been enacted.

Authorization to impose additional local sales and compensating use taxes has been extended until November 30, 2017, for the following localities (listed with additional tax rate):

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  • The City of Rye occupancy tax is extended for three years, from September 1, 2015 until September 1, 2018 (Senate Bill 5072).
  • Delaware County is authorized to impose a hotel/motel occupancy tax up to 2% of “the charge therefore” (Senate Bill 5075).
  • Franklin County is authorized to impose a hotel room occupancy tax not to exceed 5% for three years following enactment of Assembly Bill 6313.
  • New Rochelle is authorized to impose an additional occupancy tax until September 1, 2018 (Senate Bill 3302).
  • Oswego County is currently authorized to impose a 3% hotel /motel tax. Effective January 1, 2016, the county is authorized to impose a 4% hotel/motel tax (Senate Bill 5786).

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Sales tax rates, rules, and regulations change frequently. Although we hope you'll find this information helpful, this blog is for informational purposes only and does not provide legal or tax advice.
Gail Cole
Avalara Author
Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.