BPOL tax; allows towns to levy on any person, firm, etc., in business of renting real property. (SB1074)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston) with support from co-patron Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Business, professional, occupational license tax; limitation of authority. Allows the Towns of Herndon and Leesburg to levy the BPOL tax on any person, firm, or corporation engaging in the business of renting real property. Amends § 58.1-3703, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091916248
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2009Impact statement from TAX (SB1074)
01/27/2009Reported from Finance (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2009Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Impact statement from TAX (SB1074)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
02/11/2009Assigned Finance sub: 1
02/11/2009Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/28/2009Left in Finance