Income and sales & use taxes; removes remaining portion of tax from food for human consumption, etc. (HB2299)

Introduced By

Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Individual income tax and sales and use tax.  Removes the remaining portion of the state sales and use tax (one and one-half percent) from food for human consumption (effective July 1, 2012) and restructures the individual income tax rate brackets for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2012. 

The changes in the individual income tax brackets are as follows: In Excess OfButNo More ThanTax Rate $0$3,0002.0%(same as current law) $3,000$5,0003.0%(same as current law) $5,000$20,0005.0%(increase in top income amt) $20,000$300,0005.75%(new income amounts) $300,0006.75%(newtop rate) Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100717D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2011Assigned Finance sub: #1
01/25/2011Impact statement from TAX (HB2299)
01/31/2011Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely
02/08/2011Left in Finance


This bill mentions Richmond, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Alexandria, Falls Church, Arlington.