HB0875

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2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Periods - University and College Textbooks

Sponsored by:

Delegate Long

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means


Synopsis:Designating, beginning in calendar year 2015, the last 7 days of August through the first 7 days of September of each year to be tax-free periods during which an exemption from the sales and use tax is provided for the sale of specified textbooks purchased by specified individuals; designating in calendar year 2016 an additional tax-free period during the last 14 days of January for return-to-school shopping in Maryland; and defining specified terms.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Long, Adams, Angel, Bromwell, Buckel, Carozza, Cassilly, Cluster, Glass, Grammer, Hixson, Hornberger, S. Howard, Kipke, Kittleman, Lam, Mautz, McDonough, Metzgar, Miele, Morgan, and Parrott
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0665
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Committee(s):
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Sales and Use
Narrow Subject(s):Community Colleges
Exemptions
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Sales and Use Tax
State Universities and Colleges
Students
Textbooks
Statutes:Article - Tax - General
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November 20, 2015 7:20 P.M.