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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Revenue

Status:Completed

Event Date:3/26/2013

Start Time:10:30 AM

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Joint Committee on Revenue Public Hearing

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1311 By Ms. Candaras, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1311) of Gale D. Candaras and James T. Welch for legislation relative to local assessments. Revenue. Gale D. Candaras
2 S1313 By Ms. Chang-Diaz, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1313) of Sonia Chang-Diaz, Thomas P. Kennedy, James B. Eldridge, Michael Barrett and other members of the General Court for legislation to invest in our communities and tax exemptions. Revenue. Sonia Chang-Diaz
3 S1315 By Ms. Clark (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1315) of Steven Keleti for legislation to shift revenue for sales tax to transportation fuel tax. Revenue. Katherine M. Clark
4 S1317 By Ms. Creem, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1317) of Cynthia S. Creem for legislation to improve the earned income tax credit for working families. Revenue. Cynthia S. Creem
5 S1330 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1330) of James B. Eldridge, Jason M. Lewis and Daniel A. Wolf for legislation to apply the sales tax to certain retail sales over the internet. Revenue. James B. Eldridge
6 S1370 By Mr. Michael O. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1370) of Michael O. Moore for legislation relative to tax credits for propane powered vehicles in the Commonwealth. Revenue. Michael O. Moore
7 S1371 By Mr. Michael O. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1371) of Michael O. Moore for legislation to automatically reduce the sales tax if certain revenue growth is exceeded. Revenue. Michael O. Moore
8 S1394 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 1394) of Richard T. Moore for legislation to study the loss of revenues of the Commonwealth. Revenue. Richard T. Moore
9 S1422 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1422) of Bruce E. Tarr, Richard J. Ross, Geoff Diehl, Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to reduce the income tax. Revenue. Bruce E. Tarr
10 S1433 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1433) of Bruce E. Tarr, Richard J. Ross, James E. Timilty, Geoff Diehl and other members of the General Court for legislation to reduce the sales tax to 5%. Revenue. Bruce E. Tarr
11 S1438 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1438) of Bruce E. Tarr, Michael R. Knapik and Robert L. Hedlund for legislation to promote civic engagement in setting the income tax rate. Revenue. Bruce E. Tarr
12 S1439 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1439) of Bruce E. Tarr, Michael R. Knapik and Robert L. Hedlund for legislation to provide income tax relief during economic prosperity. Revenue. Bruce E. Tarr
13 S1446 By Mr. Timilty, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1446) of James E. Timilty, Michael F. Rush, Denise C. Garlick, Daniel B. Winslow and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to a small business gas tax credit. Revenue. James E. Timilty
14 S1452 By Mr. Timilty, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 1452) of James E. Timilty and Thomas M. McGee for legislation to study revenue loss in the Commonwealth. Revenue. James E. Timilty
15 H2489 By Ms. Atkins of Concord, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2489) of Cory Atkins and others relative to the sales tax on certain food products. Revenue. Cory Atkins
16 H2506 By Mr. Beaton of Shrewsbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2506) of Matthew A. Beaton and Kimberly N. Ferguson that the Department of Revenue the legislative joint committee on Revenue conduct a study of the decline of the recreational fishery and striped bass. Revenue. Matthew A. Beaton
17 H2507 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2507) of Jennifer E. Benson relative to the taxation of personal property shipped or brought to the Commonwealth within six months of purchase. Revenue. Jennifer E. Benson
18 H2531 By Mr. Conroy of Wayland, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2531) of Thomas P. Conroy, Jason M. Lewis and Denise Provost relative to the gradual increase in the taxation of sales of gasoline. Revenue. Thomas P. Conroy
19 H2532 By Representative Conroy of Wayland and Senator Barrett, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2532) of Thomas P. Conroy, Michael J. Barrett and others for legislation to impose a tax on certain fuels and to dedicate the revenue raised toward transportation investment. Revenue. Thomas P. Conroy
Michael Barrett
20 H2575 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2575) of Paul K. Frost for legislation to require the Department of Revenue to study revenue losses incurred by establishing income tax deductions in gaming facilities. Revenue. Paul K. Frost
21 H2580 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2580) of Sean Garballey relative to the taxation of qualified transportation fringe benefits. Revenue. Sean Garballey
22 H2606 By Mr. Hunt of Sandwich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2606) of Randy Hunt and others relative to establishing a special commission (including members of the General Court) to make an investigation and study of the feasibility of simplifying the personal income tax code. Revenue. Randy Hunt
23 H2609 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2609) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the reduction of certain sales and use taxes. Revenue. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
24 H2611 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2611) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to require a two-thirds vote of the Senate and the House of Representatives prior to making appropriations from the Stabilization Fund. Revenue. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
25 H2614 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2614) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to reducing the income tax rate. Revenue. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
26 H2629 By Mr. Kaufman of Lexington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2629) of Jay R. Kaufman and others for legislation to promote sales tax fairness for small businesses. Revenue. Jay R. Kaufman
27 H2655 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2655) of Marc T. Lombardo for legislation to lower the sales tax to five per cent. Revenue. Marc T. Lombardo
28 H2656 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2656) of Marc T. Lombardo for legislation to lower the income tax to five per cent. Revenue. Marc T. Lombardo
29 H2657 By Messrs. Lyons of Andover and Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2657) of James J. Lyons, Jr., Marc T. Lombardo and others for legislation to reduce the sales tax to five per cent. Revenue. James J. Lyons, Jr.
Marc T. Lombardo
30 H2658 By Messrs. Lyons of Andover and Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2658) of James J. Lyons, Jr., Marc T. Lombardo and others for legislation to reduce the income tax to five percent. Revenue. James J. Lyons, Jr.
Marc T. Lombardo
31 H2659 By Messrs. Lyons of Andover and Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2659) of James J. Lyons, Jr. and Marc T. Lombardo for legislation to reduce the sales and use tax to four and one-half percent. Revenue. James J. Lyons, Jr.
Marc T. Lombardo
32 H2666 By Mr. Mark of Peru, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2666) of Paul W. Mark and Bruce E. Tarr relative to establishing a biofuel tax credit. Revenue. Paul W. Mark
33 H2683 By Mr. Murphy of Weymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2683) of James M. Murphy for legislation to increase the maximum cost of clothing sales exempt from the sales and use tax. Revenue. James M. Murphy
34 H2687 By Mr. O'Day of West Boylston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2687) of James J. O'Day and others relative to the taxation of certain income. Revenue. James J. O'Day
35 H2718 By Mr. Rogers of Norwood, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2718) of John H. Rogers and Thomas J. Calter relative to the revenue to the stabilization fund. Revenue. John H. Rogers
36 H2733 By Mr. Scaccia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2733) of Angelo M. Scaccia for legislation to require a review of expiring tax expenditures. Revenue. Angelo M. Scaccia
37 H2734 By Mr. Scaccia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2734) of Angelo M. Scaccia for legislation to provide for a review of sales tax expenditures by the General Court. Revenue. Angelo M. Scaccia
38 H2746 By Mr. Speliotis of Danvers, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2746) of Theodore C. Speliotis relative to promoting small business competitiveness by reducing the tax on certain sales. Revenue. Theodore C. Speliotis
39 H2747 By Mr. Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 2747) of Thomas M. Stanley, Sean Garballey and Timothy R. Madden relative to studying the loss of revenue in the fishing industry of the Commonwealth. Revenue. Thomas M. Stanley
40 H2762 By Mr. Walsh of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2762) of Martin J. Walsh and others relative to the definition of "vendor" under the sales and use tax law. Revenue. Martin J. Walsh
41 H2768 By Mr. Winslow of Norfolk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2768) of Daniel B. Winslow for legislation to provide an income tax credit for certain sales tax payments. Revenue. Daniel B. Winslow
42 H7 So much of the recommendations of the State Auditor as relates to tax expenditure information. Revenue. NONE
43 S1369 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1369) of Mark C. Montigny, Benjamin Swan, Denise Provost and Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation relative to economic development tax credits. Revenue. Mark C. Montigny
44 S1454 By Mr. Wolf, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1454) of Daniel A. Wolf and James J. O'Day for legislation to establish a payroll tax to increase funding of Massachusetts transportation and to establish a transportation finance advisory board. Revenue. Daniel A. Wolf

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