Bill Status of HB5879 General Assembly

Short Description:  ROTA-MARKETPLACE

House Sponsors
Rep. Keith R. Wheeler - Avery Bourne - Norine K. Hammond - Tony McCombie - Brad Halbrook

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 120/1from Ch. 120, par. 440
35 ILCS 120/2-5
35 ILCS 120/3from Ch. 120, par. 442
35 ILCS 185/5-5
35 ILCS 185/5-25

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that, beginning January 1, 2020 and through December 31, 2020, sales of tangible personal property made by a marketplace seller over a marketplace for which tax is due but for which use tax has been collected and remitted to the Department of Revenue by a marketplace facilitator are exempt. Provides that the term "marketplace facilitator" does not include any person licensed under the Auction License Act, other than any person who is an Internet auction listing service. Amends the Leveling the Playing Field for Illinois Retail Act. Provides that certified service providers who collect and remit taxes on behalf of retailers may claim the retailers' discount with respect to those taxes. Provides that the retailer is not entitled to the discount with respect to those taxes. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/12/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Keith R. Wheeler
  1/12/2021HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Avery Bourne
  1/12/2021HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
  1/12/2021HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
  1/12/2021HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Brad Halbrook
  1/13/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/13/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die