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Earned Income Tax Credit - Expansion

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In the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (38-8)

Synopsis:Altering the calculation of the Maryland earned income tax credit to increase the amount of credit that specified individuals without qualifying children may claim; expanding eligibility of the credit to allow specified individuals without specified qualifying children to claim the credit; allowing specified individuals 21 years of age and older to claim the credit; applying the Act to all taxable years beginning after December 31, 2016; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Adams, Anderton, Arentz, Aumann, Bromwell, Carozza, Cassilly, Ciliberti, Cluster, Folden, Ghrist, Glass, Grammer, Hornberger, S. Howard, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kipke, Kittleman, Krebs, Long, Malone, Mautz, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKay, Metzgar, Miele, W. Miller, Otto, Reilly, Rey, Rose, Saab, Shoemaker, Simonaire, Szeliga, Vogt, West, B. Wilson, Wivell, and Afzali
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0384
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
By Request of the Governor
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingBudget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Income Tax
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker
Statutes:Article - Tax - General

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October 24, 2017 4:59 P.M.