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Income Tax Credit - Qualified Farms - Food Donation Pilot Program

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


In the House - Second Reading Passed

Synopsis:Allowing a qualified farm a credit, for tax years 2016 through 2018, of up to $5,000 against the State income tax; providing that the credit is equal to 50% of the value of an eligible food donation or 75% of the value of donated certified organic produce; providing that the total amount of tax credit certificates issued may not exceed $250,000 per fiscal year; reestablishing the Task Force to Study the Implementation of a Hub and Spoke Program in the Southern Maryland Region and including Montgomery County in the Task Force; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Middleton
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0280 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Budget and Taxation  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Anne Arundel County
Calvert County
Charles County
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Emergency Bills
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Income Tax
Prince George's County
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
St. Mary's County
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker
Statutes:Article - Tax - General

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October 24, 2017 5:08 P.M.