Income tax, state; rate increase, funding for schools and law-enforcement officer salaries. (SB1286)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Income tax; rate increase; funding for schools and law-enforcement officer salaries. Increases from 5.75 percent to 5.9 percent the income tax rate on income over $150,000. Under current law, the top marginal rate of 5.75 percent applies to income over $17,000. The rate change applies starting with taxable year 2021. The bill requires revenue from the increase to be appropriated for nonrecurring capital expenditures of school divisions and salary increases for state and state-supported law-enforcement officers. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101675D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
01/24/2021Impact statement from TAX (SB1286)
02/06/2021Left in Finance and Appropriations