Laws of New York State
Reference: New York State Legislature
Last Update: Feb 22, 2015

§1551 - Imposition of tax

Cite: N.Y. T.A.X. Law § 1551 (Consol.).


There is hereby imposed on any person whose home state is New York and who purchases or renews a taxable insurance contract from an insurer not authorized to transact business in this state under a certificate of authority from the superintendent of financial services a tax at the rate of three and six-tenths percent of the premiums paid or to be paid, less returns thereon, for such insurance. Nothing in this article modifies or abrogates any provision of the insurance law.

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