Bill Status of HB5933 95th General Assembly
Short Description: INC TX-CLEAN COAL CREDIT
Rep. Mike Bost - Robert F. Flider
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates a credit, for taxable years ending on or after December 31, 2008, for taxpayers who operate a clean-coal-energy project in the State. Provides that the amount of the credit is an amount equal to the costs of that operation, but not to exceed $50,000. Defines "clean-coal-energy project" to include any project that employs the use of clean-coal technology, any coal-gasification project, and any project to provide pollution-control technology for existing coal plants. Provides that the credit may be carried forward for 5 years. Exempts the credit from the Act's sunset provisions. Effective immediately.