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 Bill Status of HB4680  100th General Assembly

Short Description:  MUNICIPAL GAS USE TAX

House Sponsors
Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
65 ILCS 5/8-11-2.7 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Creates the Municipal Gas Use Tax Law. Provides that beginning January 1, 2019, a municipality may impose a self-assessing purchaser tax rate of the lower of 2.4 cents per therm or 5% of the purchase price for the privilege of using in the municipality gas obtained in a purchase of out-of-state gas. Provides that, in the alternative, a purchaser may elect for a tax of 2.4 cents per therm that a delivering supplier maintaining a place of business in the State collects from the purchaser. Provides for registration requirements for self-assessing purchasers and delivering suppliers. Includes procedures for self-assessing purchasers and delivering suppliers to submit returns and to remit the tax to the Department of Revenue. Effective January 1, 2019.

DateChamber Action
  2/7/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  2/7/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/7/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/14/2018HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  3/1/2018HouseTo Sales and Other Taxes Subcommittee
  4/13/2018HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

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