Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain contractors. (SB254)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston) with support from 9 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Kris Amundson (D-Mount Vernon), Del. Vince Callahan (R-McLean), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Ken Cuccinelli (R-Fairfax), Sen. Patsy Ticer (D-Alexandria), Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sales and use tax; exemption for certain contractors. Exempts from paying the sales and use tax any person who contracts on or after July 1, 2006, to perform services for and provide tangible personal property for consumption or use by the Commonwealth, any political subdivision of the Commonwealth, or the United States, if the Commonwealth, political subdivision, or the United States certifies that title to such tangible personal property will pass to such governmental entity. Amends § 58.1-610, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060814744
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Finance
01/25/2006Stricken at request of Patron in Finance (15-Y 0-N)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB248, HB536, HB1251, HB1315 and SB478.