Income tax, state; filing threshold amounts. (SB778)

Introduced By

Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen) with support from co-patron Sen. Edd Houck (D-Spotsylvania)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Individual income tax; filing threshold amounts. Increases the filing thresholds for the state income tax from $7,000 to $12,000 for individuals and from $14,000 to $24,000 for couples for taxable years beginning on and after January 1, 2008. Read the Bill »


03/19/2007: signed by governor


12/22/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077120129
12/22/2006Referred to Committee on Finance
01/18/2007Impact statement from TAX (SB778)
02/05/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Impact statement from TAX (SB778)
02/06/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/07/2007Placed on Calendar
02/07/2007Read first time
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
02/12/2007Committee substitute printed 077155448-H1
02/13/2007Read second time
02/14/2007Read third time
02/14/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077155448-H1
02/14/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB778H1
02/14/2007Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 33-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (0-Y 33-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007House insisted on substitute
02/14/2007House requested conference committee
02/14/2007Senate acceded to request (39-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/14/2007Senators: Stosch, Watkins, Howell
02/14/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/14/2007Delegates: Cline, Orrock, Melvin
02/23/2007Conference substitute printed 077159824-S1
02/23/2007Conference report agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/23/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/23/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB778ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/15/2007Impact statement from TAX (SB778ER)
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 543 (effective 7/1/07)
04/03/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0543)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2988 and HB3022.