Retail Sales and Use Tax; increase authorized in Northern Virginia localities. (HB2548)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Sales and use tax; increase authorized in certain localities. Authorizes Arlington County, Fairfax County, the City of Alexandria, the City of Fairfax, and the City of Falls Church to impose an additional 0.25% local sales and use tax. The revenue is to be used solely for each locality's financial obligations to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. The authority to impose the additional tax is contingent on matching federal funds being appropriated and distributed to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. Amends § 58.1-605, § 58.1-606, § 58.1-611.1, § 58.1-614, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2007Committee
01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078824300
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
01/18/2007Assigned Finance sub: #2 (Ware, R.L.)
01/24/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2548)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1020.