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 Bill Status of HB1709  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Luis Arroyo - Paul D. Froehlich

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 5/218 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates a tax credit, for taxable years ending on or after December 31, 2007 and on or before December 30, 2012, for taxpayers who, during the taxable year, pay any fee or similar cost imposed by the federal government for an employee of the taxpayer to become a naturalized citizen. Provides that the amount of the credit is an amount equal to those costs. Provides that the credit may not be carried forward or back and may not reduce the taxpayer's liability to less than zero. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/22/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Luis Arroyo
  2/22/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/22/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  2/27/2007HouseAssigned to Revenue Committee
  3/23/2007HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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