2000 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Income Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 12
Sponsored By:
Senators Miller, Hoffman, Bromwell, Blount, Baker, Middleton, Neall, Kasemeyer, Van Hollen, Lawlah, Currie, Munson, and Stone
Income Tax Reduction


Reducing the top marginal tax rate under the Maryland State income tax on individuals to 4.8% for tax year 2000 and to 4.75% for tax year 2001; and increasing the amount that an individual may deduct for specified exemptions to determine Maryland taxable income to $2,100 for tax year 2000 and to $2,400 for tax year 2001.

History by Legislative Date

Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 2/16 at 1:30 p.m.
House Action
No Action
Sponsored by:
Senator Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., District 27
Senator Walter M. Baker, District 36
Senator Clarence W. Blount, District 41
Senator Thomas L. Bromwell, District 8
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Barbara A. Hoffman, District 42
Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer, District 12
Senator Gloria Lawlah, District 26
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Donald F. Munson, District 2
Senator Robert R. Neall, District 33
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 7
Senator Christopher Van Hollen, Jr., District 18
Bill indexed under the following Subjects:
Bill affects the following Statutes:
Tax - General
( 10-105 , 10-211 )


Bill Text: First Reading (PDF), Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal Note: Available (PDF)
Amendments: None offered