VA SB299 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-11-30 - Left in Finance
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Department of Taxation; reports on sales and use tax exemptions. Requires the Department of Taxation (the Department) to report annually to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and the House and Senate Committees on Finance regarding the fiscal, economic, and policy impact of each sales and use tax exemption. The review of each exemption shall be performed on a rotation basis. No exemption shall be reviewed more than once every five years, but the exemption for computer purchases for use in data centers shall be reviewed every three years. Taxpayers that purchase tax-exempt computer equipment or enabling software for use in a data center shall submit to the Department every three years a list of its exempt purchases, including purchase prices, made during the previous three taxable years.

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Taxation, Department of; reports on sales and use tax exemptions.


Roll Calls

2018-02-08 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2019 in Finance (16-Y 0-N) (Y: 16 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-11-30SenateLeft in Finance
2018-02-08SenateContinued to 2019 in Finance (16-Y 0-N)
2018-01-08SenateReferred to Committee on Finance
2018-01-08SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100355D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
581609.12(n/a)See Bill Text
581609.3(n/a)See Bill Text

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