LD 648 (subjects: INCOME TAX , CREDITS )
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|3/3/2015||Senate||Committee on TAXATION
suggested and ordered printed
On motion by Senator McCormick of Kennebec REFERRED to the Committee on TAXATION
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
|3/3/2015||House||Bill REFERRED to the Committee on TAXATION.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|5/28/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Increase the Earned Income Tax Credit for Maine Residents
Sec. 1. 36 MRSA 5219-S, sub- 1, as amended by PL 2009, c. 213, Pt. BBBB, 16, is further amended to read:
Sec. 2. 36 MRSA 5219-S, sub- 2 and 3, as amended by PL 2009, c. 213, Pt. BBBB, 16, are repealed.
Sec. 3. Application. This Act applies to tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2015.
This bill increases the earned income tax credit for Maine residents from 5% of the federal earned income credit to 20% of the federal earned income credit. This bill also repeals the eligibility of nonresidents and part-year residents for the Maine earned income tax credit.
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