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2016 Regular Session



Income Tax - Elimination of the Marriage Penalty

Sponsored by:

Delegate Szeliga


In the House - Hearing 2/09 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Reducing the State income tax rates imposed on married couples filing a joint income tax return and for specified individuals with income between $150,000 and $500,000; increasing the amount allowed as a deduction for specified exemptions for married couples and specified individuals to twice the amount allowed as a deduction for specified individuals; applying the Act to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2015; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Szeliga and Kelly
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0127
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Exemptions
Income Tax
Statutes:Article - Tax - General
(10-105, 10-211)

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