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2018 Regular Session



Income Tax - Earned Income Tax Credit - Eligibility Awareness Campaign

Sponsored by:

Delegate Platt


In the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Human Services, in consultation with the Comptroller, to implement and administer an earned income tax credit eligibility awareness campaign to encourage eligible individuals to claim the federal and State earned income tax credits; establishing the Earned Income Tax Credit Eligibility Awareness Campaign Fund; requiring the Department to request certain taxpayer information from the Comptroller, to identify potentially eligible individuals, and to contact the individuals by mail for certain purposes; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Platt, Buckel, Mosby, Patterson, Tarlau, Turner, A. Washington, M. Washington, and Wilkins
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0762 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Income
Social Services - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Federal Government
Human Services, Department of
Income Tax
Postal Service
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Tax Credits
Statutes:Article - Human Services
(2-501 through 2-504)
Article - Tax - General

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February 15, 2018 12:21 P.M.