IL HB2974 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-30 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Terra Costa Howard
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that a taxpayer who is a family caregiver is eligible to receive a nonrefundable income tax credit in an amount equal to 100% of the eligible expenditures incurred by the taxpayer during the taxable year related to the care of an eligible family member, but not exceed $1,500 for the same eligible family member. Provides that the term "eligible family member" means a person who: (1) is at least 18 years of age during a taxable year; (2) requires assistance with at least one activity of daily living; (3) is a resident of the State; and (4) is related to the family caregiver. Effective immediately.

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2019-05-30HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Terra Costa Howard
2019-03-29HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-03-29HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-03-26HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Revenue & Finance Committee
2019-03-25HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2019-03-25HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller
2019-03-21HouseFiscal Note Filed
2019-03-18HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2019-03-07HouseBalanced Budget Note Filed
2019-03-06HouseTo Income Tax Subcommittee
2019-03-06HouseHome Rule Note Filed
2019-03-06HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Filed
2019-03-05HouseHousing Affordability Impact Note Filed
2019-03-05HouseLand Conveyance Appraisal Note Filed
2019-03-04HouseState Debt Impact Note Filed
2019-03-04HouseJudicial Note Filed
2019-03-04HousePension Note Filed
2019-03-01HouseCorrectional Note Filed
2019-02-26HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
2019-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
2019-02-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
2019-02-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2019-02-20HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
2019-02-20HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
2019-02-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
2019-02-14HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-02-14HouseFirst Reading
2019-02-14HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller

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