Tax-related measures on today’s legislative agenda:
Ways and Means. At adjournment in Committee Room 6. Agenda includes:
HB35 Provides for a sales and use tax exemption for sales of certain property to the “Make It Right Foundation”.
HB181 Provides with respect to filing, witness, and mileage fees associated with proceedings before the Tax Court and its small claims division.
HB223 Creates and provides for a Tax Court as an administrative agency in the office of the governor.
HB488 Prohibits the Dept. of Revenue from collecting tax on any transaction for which no clear intent to tax by the legislature exists unless the department promulgates a rule indicating its intention to do so.
HB503 Provides for the tax periods applicable to and amounts of tax credits for the new markets tax credit program.
HB508 Authorizes a state sales and use tax exemption for the purchase and installation of certain adaptive devices for persons with orthopedic disabilities.
HB600 Provides for an individual income tax exclusion for certain persons based on federal adjusted gross income.
HB606 Adds facilities supporting medical physicists residency programs to facilities eligible for the sales and use tax exemption for certain qualifying radiation therapy treatment centers.
HB615 Adds geothermal energy systems to systems eligible for the wind or solar energy systems tax credit.
HB616 Provides for changes to the exemption for ships and ships’ supplies.
HB618 Revises the definition of “hurricane recovery entity” for purposes of the individual income tax deduction for hurricane recovery benefits.
HB620 Excludes from state income taxation certain payments for lost wages and lost income as a result of the Gulf Oil Spill.
HB627 Provides for a sales and use tax exemption for purchases of certain construction and building materials pur-chased by or for NOLA Motorsports Park.