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2012 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Income
Sponsored By:
Delegates Glass, Boteler, Cardin, Fisher, Frush, Ivey, McComas, A. Miller, Mitchell, Ready, and Rosenberg
Income Tax Credit - Cat and Dog Adoption


Allowing an individual who adopts a cat or dog from an animal shelter or a rescue facility a $100 credit against the State income tax; providing that an individual may not claim the credit for more than 1 taxable year with respect to the same cat or dog; requiring the Comptroller to adopt regulations; applying the Act to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2011; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 3/2 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Glen Glass, District 34A
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Mark N. Fisher, District 27B
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Aruna Miller, District 15
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Justin Ready, District 5A
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Income Tax
Rules and Regulations
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker

Bill affects the following Statute:

Tax - General
( 10-731 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
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