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S.F. No. 2288 - Credit for Parents of Stillborn Children
Author: Senator Ann H. Rest
Prepared By: Nora Pollock, Senate Counsel (651/297-8066)
Date: March 15, 2016


This bill provides a $2,000 refundable tax credit for taxpayers who have been issued a certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth from the state registrar.  The credit is allowed in the taxable year in which the stillbirth occurred and if the child would have been a dependent of the taxpayer under the Internal Revenue Code.  Effective beginning in tax year 2015.

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