Income tax, state; refund payments. (SB1005)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan), Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield), Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Individual income tax refunds; payment. Requires the Tax Commissioner and State Comptroller to implement procedures to allow an individual to elect to have his income tax refund paid by check mailed to his address. If the individual makes no election on his income tax return as to the method of payment of his refund, the refund would be paid by check mailed to the address provided on his return. The bill prohibits the usage of prepaid debit cards as a means for the payment of individual income tax refunds. The bill applies to individual income tax returns relating to taxable year 2015 and taxable years thereafter. Read the Bill »


01/21/2015: Merged into SB701


01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100386D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2015Impact statement from TAX (SB1005)
01/21/2015Incorporated by Finance (SB701-Barker) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)