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§ 2-117. Checkoff for Maryland Veterans Trust Fund Contribution

West's Annotated Code of MarylandTax-GeneralEffective: July 1, 2023

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Tax-General (Refs & Annos)
Title 2. Administration by Comptroller (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. General Duties (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2023
MD Code, Tax - General, § 2-117
§ 2-117. Checkoff for Maryland Veterans Trust Fund Contribution
Checkoff
(a)(1) The Comptroller shall include on the individual income tax return form a checkoff designated as the “Maryland Veterans Trust Fund Contribution”.
(2) The checkoff shall state that:
(i) the individual, or each spouse in the case of a joint return, may contribute to the Maryland Veterans Trust Fund the amount designated by the individual; and
(ii) 1. the individual shall deduct the amount of the contribution from any refund to which the individual is entitled; or
2. if the individual is not entitled to a refund, the individual shall add the amount of the contribution to the income tax to be paid with the return.
(3) The Comptroller shall include, with the individual income tax return package, a description of the purposes for which the Maryland Veterans Trust Fund was established and the purposes for which the Fund may be used.
Duties of Comptroller
(b) The Comptroller shall:
(1) collect the checkoff contributions and account to the State Treasurer for the money collected;
(2) from the contributions collected, distribute the amount necessary to administer the checkoff to an administrative cost account; and
(3) after the distribution under item (2) of this subsection, distribute the remainder of the money collected under this subsection to the Maryland Veterans Trust Fund established under § 9-913 of the State Government Article.

Credits

Added by Acts 2023, c. 617, § 1, eff. July 1, 2023; Acts 2023, c. 618, § 1, eff. July 1, 2023.
MD Code, Tax - General, § 2-117, MD TAX GENERAL § 2-117
Current with all legislation from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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