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2020 - Forms corrections and changes (posted in 2020)

Caution: If you downloaded or printed any of the forms listed below prior to the Date Posted listed in the table, you should download or print them again. If the form was updated, the form number will link to the updated PDF files.


2020 - forms corrections and changes
Posted Form Number Revision Date Description of Change
1/13/2020 IT-196-I 2018

  1. On page 2, 1st column, disregard the Note under the Interest you paid section.
  2. On page 2, 2nd column, add the following to the end of the line 11 instructions:

Mortgage insurance premiums (regardless of whether federal Form 1098 was provided)

  • If you claimed an itemized deduction for mortgage insurance premiums on your federal income tax return, include on line 11 the amount reported on your federal return.

  • If you did not claim an itemized deduction for mortgage insurance premiums on your federal income tax return, compute the amount to include on line 11 of Form IT-196 as if you had, using federal instructions and guidance.
1/13/2020 IT-196-I 2019

  1. On page 2, 1st column, disregard the Note under the Interest you paid section.
  2. On page 3, 1st column, add the following between the instructions for line 12 and line 14: 

Line 13 - Mortgage insurance premiums

  • If you claimed an itemized deduction for mortgage insurance premiums on your federal income tax return, enter the amount from federal Schedule A, line 8d.

  • If you did not claim an itemized deduction for mortgage insurance premiums on your federal income tax return, compute the amount to include on line 13 of Form IT-196 as if you had, using the 2019 instructions for federal Schedule A.
2/3/2020 IT-201-I 2019

On page 18, 1st column, third sentence; replace either with any so it reads:

A withdrawal is nonqualified if any of the following apply:

On page 18, 1st column, add the following between the instructions for item 2 and the first Note:


3.  The withdrawal is used to pay the principal or interest on any qualified education loan [as defined in IRC section 221(d)] of the designated beneficiary or a sibling of the designated beneficiary.

4.  The withdrawal is used to pay expenses for fees, books, supplies, and equipment required for the participation of a designated beneficiary in an apprenticeship program.

2/3/2020 IT-225-I 2019

On page 3, 2nd column, first sentence; replace either with any so it reads:

A withdrawal is nonqualified if any of the following apply:

On page 3, 2nd column, add the following between the instructions for item 2 and the first Note:


3.  The withdrawal is used to pay the principal or interest on any qualified education loan [as defined in IRC section 221(d)] of the designated beneficiary or a sibling of the designated beneficiary.

4.  The withdrawal is used to pay expenses for fees, books, supplies, and equipment required for the participation of a designated beneficiary in an apprenticeship program.

2/3/2020 ET-133 (9/19)

On page 2, middle of the right column, under Specific instructions, line 10, the page number referring to the tax table on Form ET‑706 should read page 6 and not page 4.

3/6/2020 IT-215-I 2019

There are errors on page 2 of Form IT-215-I, Instructions for Form IT-215 Claim for Earned Income Credit.

Line 6, Worksheet A, Line 2 should read as follows (change is boldfaced):

2. Enter the amount, if any, from step 5, line 8 of the federal Form 1040 instructions for line 18a.

Line 7 should include an additional bullet as follows:

  • received a Medicaid waiver payment that you excluded on your federal return and want to exclude from your earned income;
3/6/2020 IT-209-I 2019

There is an omission on page 2 of Form IT-209-I, Instructions for Form IT-209 Claim for Noncustodial Parent New York State Earned Income Credit.

Line 14 should include an additional bullet as follows:

  • received a Medicaid waiver payment that you excluded on your federal return and want to exclude from your earned income;
3/6/2020 CT-3-S-I 2019

On page 13, 2nd column, under the heading Section 210-A.5-a – Global intangible low-taxed Income, the line 44 instructions are changed to read:

Line 44 – If a GILTI inclusion amount under IRC § 951A is computed at the entity level and is reported in Part 1, enter 100% of GILTI in the Everywhere column. Do not include GILTI in the New York column.

If a GILTI inclusion amount is not computed at the entity level and is not reported in Part 1, do not include GILTI in the New York column or the Everywhere column.

3/6/2020 IT-204-I 2019

On page 21, 1st column, the line 44 instructions are changed to read:

Line 44 – If a global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI) inclusion amount under IRC § 951A is computed at the entity level, enter 100% of the GILTI amount in the Everywhere column.

If a GILTI inclusion amount is not computed at the entity level, do not include GILTI in the Everywhere column.

6/2/2020 IT-272-I 2019

On page 2, 2nd column, the instruction as to how to claim the credit should read:

Important: You must submit Form IT-272 with your 2019 Form IT-201 to claim the college tuition credit or the college tuition itemized deduction.

 

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