Income tax, state; subtractions for volunteer firefighters, etc. (HB1397)

Introduced By

Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield) with support from co-patron Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia taxable income; subtractions; volunteer firefighters and volunteer emergency medical services personnel. Provides a state income tax subtraction of $20 per hour, up to a maximum of 300 hours per taxable year, for bona fide volunteers who perform qualifying services, defined in the bill as volunteer firefighting and fire prevention services, emergency medical services, auxiliary police officers, ambulance services, emergency rescue services, and all training and training-related activities required by law. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101546D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2020Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
01/19/2020Impact statement from TAX (HB1397)
01/27/2020Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (3-Y 3-N)
02/11/2020Left in Finance