Bill Status of HB2456 101st General Assembly
Short Description: INC TX-NEW RESIDENTS
Rep. Thaddeus Jones
| 1/13/2021||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that each taxpayer who (i) was a resident of another State, (ii) first became a resident of Illinois in a taxable year beginning on or after January 1, 2019, (iii) is employed as a police officer or firefighter in Illinois during the taxable year, (iv) agrees to reside in Illinois for a period of at least 10 consecutive years, and (v) applies to the Department of Revenue for a new resident income tax credit is entitled to an income tax credit in the amount of $15,000 per year. Provides for recapture if the taxpayer fails to reside in the State for a period of at least 10 consecutive years after being approved for a credit by the Department. Provides that the credit is exempt from the Act's automatic sunset. Effective immediately.