SB 361 Provides an income tax credit for volunteer firefighters
Sponsor: Goodman
LR Number: 0146S.01I Fiscal Note:
Committee: Ways & Means
Last Action: 1/25/2007 - Second Read and Referred S Ways & Means Committee Journal Page: S159
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2007

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Current Bill Summary

SB 361 - This act allows a $200 tax credit for volunteer firefighters who complete at least 12 hours of any firefighter training program approved by the State Fire Marshal in the tax year the credit is claimed. If the firefighter has completed at least 30 hours of training after the initial 12 hours of training, the firefighter may claim a $400 credit in any tax year that 12 hours of training are completed. The tax credit is not refundable but can be carried over for four years.

The provisions of this act will terminate six years from the effective date unless re-authorized.

This act is similar to SB 1006 (2006).