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 Bill Status of HB5759  100th General Assembly

Short Description:  INC TX-JOB DEVELOPMENT

House Sponsors
Rep. Monica Bristow and Justin Slaughter

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 5/227 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates an income tax credit in an amount equal to 20%, but in no event to exceed $2,000, of the gross wages paid by the taxpayer during the taxable year to each creditable employee. Provides that a "creditable employee" is an employee who: (1) was employed by the taxpayer for the first time on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act; (2) completed his or her twenty-fourth consecutive month of employment with the taxpayer during the taxable year; (3) received unemployment benefits in this State for at least 2 months immediately prior to being hired by the taxpayer; and (4) was employed at a location in this State for at least 30 hours per week during the entire 24-month period of his or her employment with the taxpayer. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/16/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Monica Bristow
  2/16/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/21/2018HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  4/12/2018HouseTo Income Tax Subcommittee
  4/13/2018HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/16/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

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