ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE ALERT
Taxes-Income
03-19-2019 - 21:45:05

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Track: Taxes-Income   Request Date: 0- 0-0000 thru 99-99-9999

HB 1031   
Rye, Johnny (R) Applies the existing $500 income tax credit for individuals who care for developmentally disabled children at home to individuals who care for blind or deaf children at home.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 12-06-18 H Filed
01-14-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
01-31-19 H Meeting Canceled for 10:00 - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
01-30-19 H Removed from hearing H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1108   
House, Douglas (R) Adds an income tax exemption for pay and allowances of foreign services personnel to existing exemptions for active duty members of the Armed Forces, including the National Guard and reserve units.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 01-07-19 H Filed
01-14-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-07-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-06-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/07/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1300   
Mayberry, Julie (R) Eliminates the income tax deduction for gambling losses and directs 70% of the resulting revenues to the State Highway and Transportation Department Fund, and 30% evenly distributed to the County and Municipal Aid Funds.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 01-30-19 H Filed
01-30-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-05-19 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-06-19 H Placed on the House calendar
02-06-19 H Amendment 1 adopted


HB 1418   
McCullough, Tippi (D) Creates the Working Families Tax Relief Act, creating an income tax credit of ten percent of an individual's federal Earned Income Tax Credit. Requires DFA to annually notify taxpayers of their potential eligibility for the credit.
Position: Monitor-Opposed
Bill History: 02-08-19 H Filed
02-11-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-14-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-13-19 H Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed


HB 1434   
Love, Fred (D) Revises income tax brackets and creates an earned income tax credit that is five percent of the federal credit allowed to the taxpayer.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-12-19 H Filed
02-12-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-21-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-20-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/21/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-28-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-27-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/28/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-05-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1532   
Pilkington, Aaron (R) Creates a three-year income tax exemption for the entire net income of a corporation that locates or relocates its headquarters to a county with a population under 40,000.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-20-19 H Filed
02-20-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-28-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-27-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/28/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-12-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1653   
Mayberry, Julie (R)
Hammer, Kim (R)
Eliminates the tax deduction for gambling losses and directs $11 million of the savings annually to Arkansas Medicaid Program Trust Fund to be used exclusively for the Alternative Community Services Waiver Program.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-04-19 H Filed
03-04-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-05-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-05-19 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-07-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-06-19 H Placed on the House calendar
03-06-19 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1714   
Jett, Joe (R)
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Creates the Elective Pass-Through Entity Act.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-06-19 H Filed
03-06-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-12-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-12-19 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-14-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-13-19 H Placed on the House calendar
03-13-19 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-18-19 H Moved to deferred list H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1721   
Gray, Michelle (R) Clarifies provisions for the military service pay income tax exemption.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-06-19 H Filed
03-06-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-12-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-12-19 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-14-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-13-19 H Placed on the House calendar
03-13-19 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-14-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-20-19 H Placed on the House calendar


HB 1723   
Gray, Michelle (R) Authorizes income tax refunds to be offset for a state tax delinquency when a notice of final assessment has been issued, rather than delinquencies for which a certificate of indebtedness has been filed.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-06-19 H Filed
03-06-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-14-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-14-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-20-19 H Placed on the House calendar


HB 1830   
Hodges, Grant (R)
Hester, Bart (R)
Creates an income tax exemption for trusts that are not considered grantor trusts.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-14-19 H Filed
03-14-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1845   
Gates, Mickey (R)
Flippo, Scott (R)
Adds vehicles that are transferred in an insurance settlement to the sales tax exemption for used vehicle purchases.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-14-19 H Filed
03-18-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1870   
Richey, Chris (D) Authorizes residents of a border city to elect to have their retirement income, or their regular income after age 65, taxed under the laws of the bordering state, including any exemptions.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-18-19 H Filed
03-19-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation


SB 211   
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Jett, Joe (R)
Creates the Tax Competitiveness and Relief Act of 2019, adjusting income ranges for tax brackets for all residents, individuals, trusts or estates.
Position: Our Package
Bill History: 01-30-19 S Filed
01-31-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-04-19 S Meeting set for 11:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-04-19 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
02-05-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-05-19 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-05-19 S On floor for consideration
02-05-19 S Motion to postpone third reading failed
02-05-19 S Failed (Vote: N: 5/Y: 25)
02-05-19 S Motion to expunge vote carried
02-06-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-06-19 S On floor for consideration
02-06-19 S Passed (Vote: Y: 28/N: 5)
02-06-19 S Emergency clause adopted
02-06-19 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-12-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-12-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
02-14-19 H Placed on the House calendar
02-14-19 H [H] 20190214/-1/16808 (13:34:40)
02-14-19 H Motion to postpone third reading failed
02-14-19 H Motion for immediate consideration carried
02-14-19 H Passed (Vote: Y: 82/N: 14)
02-18-19 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
02-19-19 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 182 )
02-19-19 G Effective date


SB 226   
Pitsch, Mathew (R) Makes changes to the income tax credit for donations or sales of machinery and equipment to certain educational institutions, making provisions for cash donations for the purchase of new machinery or equipment.
Position: Support
Bill History: 01-31-19 S Filed
01-31-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-04-19 S Meeting set for 11:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-04-19 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
02-05-19 S On floor for consideration
02-05-19 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
02-05-19 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-07-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-06-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/07/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-14-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-14-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
02-18-19 H Placed on the House calendar
02-18-19 H Passed over on calendar
02-19-19 H Placed on the House calendar
02-19-19 H [H] 20190219/-1/16820 (14:22:48)
02-19-19 H Passed (Vote: Y: 98/N: 0)
02-20-19 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
02-26-19 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 203 )


SB 482   
Bond, Will (D) Creates an income tax credit of $150 for the purchase of a new hybrid vehicle and $300 for the purchase of a new electric vehicle. Limits the credit to two per taxpayer per year.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-19 S Filed
03-04-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-13-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-14-19 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-18-19 S Meeting set for Call of the Chair - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-18-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-19-19 S Meeting set for Call of the Chair - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 539   
Johnson, Blake (R)
Bragg, Ken (R)
Creates an income tax credit for donations to nonprofits that distribute scholarships to parents for use against the cost of tuition, tutoring, and related costs of attending nonpublic schools and of concurrent enrollment at higher education institutions.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-12-19 S Filed
03-12-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 S Meeting set for Call of the Chair - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 571   
Hendren, Jim (R)
Johnson, Lee (R)
Reduces individual income taxes by creating an earned income tax credit and increased standard deduction to be offset by new taxes on cigarettes and e-cigarettes.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-14-19 S Filed
03-14-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-18-19 S Meeting set for Call of the Chair - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-18-19 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended ation ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-18-19 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-19-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-19-19 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-20-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar


SB 576   
Hester, Bart (R)
Douglas, Dan (R)
Makes various changes to tax laws, including those relating to remote sellers or facilitators of tangible property or digital products, computation of sales receipts for certain entities and fees and taxes paid by car washes.
Position: Our Package
Bill History: 03-15-19 S Filed
03-18-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-20-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation


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