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Senate Information
Room 213B
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-1114
House Information
Room 34
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-2320
It shall be the duty of the committee on Revenue to consider all matters concerning Federal financial assistance, state fees, the raising of revenue for the Commonwealth by means of taxation, certain matters relating to the local property tax and such other matters as may be referred.
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
H.2549  An act to promote economic stimulus in small businesses based on natural resources  Carolyn C. Dykema   Favorable 
H.2627  An Act relative to broadened eligibility for relief from disproportionate property tax burdens  Jay R. Kaufman   Favorable 
H.2630  An Act relative to the tax expenditure budget  Jay R. Kaufman   Favorable 
H.3729  An Act increasing the time in which real property owned by the Central Berkshire County Development Corporation may be exempt from taxation  Tricia Farley-Bouvier   Favorable 
H.3827  An Act encouraging cultural council funding  Randy Hunt
Cory Atkins  
Favorable with Changes 
S.1317  An Act improving the earned income tax credit for working families  Cynthia S. Creem   Favorable 
S.1400  An Act authorizing voluntary contributions to the Massachusetts Fire Fighters Academy Trust Fund  Michael J. Rodrigues   Favorable 
S.1401  An Act equalizing the quarterly payments of excise taxes  Michael J. Rodrigues   Favorable 
S.1872  An Act authorizing the town of Milton to assess an additional amount of real estate and personal property taxes   Brian A. Joyce   Favorable 
S.1910  An Act authorizing the town of Ipswich to grant certain retroactive real estate tax abatements  Bruce E. Tarr   Favorable 
S.2031  An Act relating to supplemental real estate taxes  Joint Committee on Revenue   Redraft 
H.2519  An Act providing for an exemption for certain paraplegic veterans  James M. Cantwell   Favorable 
H.3970  An Act relative to tax abatements for disabled veterans  Joint Committee on Revenue   Redraft 
H.2605  An Act relative to Title 5 Income Tax Credit reform  Steven S. Howitt
Michael J. Rodrigues  
Favorable 
H.2693  An Act relative to property tax exemptions for rental properties in the town of Truro restricted as affordable housing   Sarah K. Peake
Daniel A. Wolf  
Favorable 
H.3869  An Act relative to the assessment of betterments for improvements to private ways in the town of Harwich  Deval L. Patrick   Favorable 
H.2516  An Act relative to deeds excise receipts  Thomas J. Calter   Favorable with Changes 
S.2111  Committee on Revenue  Joint Committee on Revenue   Study 
S.16  Proposal for a legislative amendment to the constitution creating a progressive income tax  James B. Eldridge   Adverse 
S.17  Proposal for a legislative amendment to the Constitution allowing for a graduated income tax  Stanley C. Rosenberg   Adverse 
H.3994  An Act streamlining municipal collection  David Paul Linsky   Favorable 
H.2834  An Act relative to access to tax expenditure information  Jay R. Kaufman   Favorable 
H.3943  An Act in aid of libraries  Cleon H. Turner
Kate Hogan  
Favorable with Changes 

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Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
H.2752  An Act providing local aid enhancement for the town of Brewster  Cleon H. Turner 
Sarah K. Peake  
1/22/2013  Scheduled For 4/2/2013 10:30:00 AM  
S.1372  An Act relative to equalizing the Department of Revenue interest rates  Michael O. Moore    1/22/2013  Scheduled For 9/10/2013 10:30:00 AM  
H.2568  An Act creating an earned income tax credit for early educators  Linda Dorcena Forry 
Sal N. DiDomenico  
1/22/2013  Scheduled For 5/14/2013 10:30:00 AM  
S.1327  An Act encouraging the development of new business in the Commonwealth  Benjamin B. Downing    1/22/2013  Scheduled For 4/9/2013 9:30:00 AM  
H.2689  An Act authorizing the town of Provincetown to apply the local option room occupancy excise to all seasonal rental properties in the town   Sarah K. Peake 
Daniel A. Wolf  
1/22/2013  Scheduled For 4/2/2013 10:30:00 AM  
H.2695  An Act relative to the application of the local option room occupancy excise tax to seasonal rental properties in the town of Wellfleet   Sarah K. Peake 
Daniel A. Wolf  
1/22/2013  Scheduled For 4/2/2013 10:30:00 AM  
S.1334  An Act updating the research and development tax credit  Barry R. Finegold    1/22/2013  Scheduled For 9/10/2013 10:30:00 AM  
S.1324  An Act creating an early educator earned income tax credit  Sal N. DiDomenico    1/22/2013  Scheduled For 5/14/2013 10:30:00 AM  
S.1354  An Act relative to fees for seniors filing with the appellate tax board.  John F. Keenan    1/22/2013  Scheduled For 7/9/2013 9:30:00 AM  
H.3840  An Act relative to job creation in life sciences research and development  John J. Lawn, Jr.    1/10/2014  Scheduled For 1/28/2014 2:00:00 PM  
H.3847  An Act repeal of 2013 gas tax indexing  NONE    1/14/2014  Scheduled For 1/28/2014 2:00:00 PM  

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