Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates an income tax credit in an amount equal to 5%, but in no event to exceed $600, of the gross wages paid by the taxpayer to a qualified veteran in the course of that veteran's sustained employment during the taxable year. Defines "qualified veteran". Provides that the credit may be carried forward for 5 taxable years. Exempts the credit from the Act's sunset provisions. Effective immediately.