Telework expenses tax credit; extended for employers through December 31, 2016. (HB551)

Introduced By

Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean) with support from 13 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Rich Anderson (R-Woodbridge), Del. Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax Station), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding), Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall), Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


  Telework expenses tax credit.  Extends the telework expenses tax credit for employers through December 31, 2015. The credit currently expires on December 31, 2013. The bill also makes other clarifying changes concerning expenses eligible for the credit. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103525D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/20/2012Assigned Finance sub: #3
01/21/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB551)
02/03/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 0-N)
02/08/2012Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/14/2012Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
02/20/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB551)
02/22/2012Reported from Finance with amendments (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Read third time
02/24/2012Reading of amendments waived
02/24/2012Committee amendments agreed to
02/24/2012Passed by for the day
02/27/2012Read third time
02/27/2012Passed by for the day
02/28/2012Read third time
02/28/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/28/2012Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Placed on Calendar
02/29/2012Senate amendments agreed to by House (67-Y 0-N)
02/29/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (67-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Reconsideration of Senate amendments agreed to by House
02/29/2012Senate amendments agreed to by House (93-Y 0-N)
02/29/2012VOTE: ADOPTION #2 (93-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB551ER)
03/06/2012Signed by Speaker
03/07/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB551ER)
03/08/2012Signed by President
03/22/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 327 (effective 1/1/12)
03/22/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0327)