Low-income taxpayers; refundable income tax credit. (HB1435)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Jones (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patron Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Refundable income tax credit for low-income taxpayers. Allows low-income individuals and married persons to claim either (i) a nonrefundable income tax credit equal to $300 for each individual, his spouse, and any dependents or (ii) a refundable income tax credit equal to 20 percent of the federal earned income tax credit claimed that year by the individual or married persons. The provisions of the bill apply to taxable years beginning on and after January 1, 2020, but before January 1, 2026. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104026D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Finance
01/21/2020Impact statement from TAX (HB1435)
01/23/2020Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #3
01/24/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/24/2020Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (6-Y 1-N)
02/11/2020Left in Finance