Income tax, state; increases standard deduction for single filers and married persons. (SB560)

Introduced By

Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Income tax; standard deduction. Increases the standard deduction, starting with taxable year 2022, from $4,500 to $9,000 for single filers and from $9,000 to $18,000 for married filers (one-half of such amount in the case of a married individual filing a separate return). The increase would remain in effect for taxable years 2026 and after, when, under current law, the standard deduction is scheduled to be reduced to $3,000 for single filers and to $6,000 for married filers. Read the Bill »


01/12/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Finance and Appropriations Committee


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100742D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
01/23/2022Impact statement from TAX (SB560)
02/08/2022Continued to 2023 in Finance and Appropriations (11-Y 3-N 1-A) (see vote tally)

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