House bill eliminating inheritance tax for minors clears Senate committee

House bill eliminating inheritance tax for minors clears Senate committee

The Senate Finance Committee Wednesday unanimously approved a House proposal that would eliminate the inheritance tax for minors when the transfer of property comes from a deceased parent, adoptive parent, or stepparent.

 

The bill, House Bill 291 sponsored by Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Somerset), cleared the House in April 2017 along a strong bipartisan vote of 176-21.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018/Author: Jason Gottesman
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Legislators seek to restore rural-area funding vetoed by Gov. Wolf

Legislators seek to restore rural-area funding vetoed by Gov. Wolf

As the effects of Pennsylvania’s budget impasse continue to be felt, legislators representing rural Pennsylvania are starting to introduce legislation to restore lines of funding vetoed by Gov. Tom Wolf that were part of the $30.2 billion budget sent to him in December.

Monday, February 1, 2016/Author: Jason Gottesman
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