Introduced by Representatives Keenan of St. Albans City, Young of Orwell, Condon of Colchester, Head of S. Burlington, Marcotte of Coventry, Metzger of Milton, Morley of Barton, Reese of Pomfret, Shand of Weathersfield and Trombley of Grand Isle
Subject: Taxation; sales tax; sales tax holiday for Energy Star appliances
Statement of purpose: This bill proposes to create a sales tax holiday for Energy Star appliances.
AN ACT RELATING TO SALES TAX HOLIDAY FOR ENERGY STAR APPLIANCES
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. SALES TAX HOLIDAY FOR ENERGY STAR APPLIANCES
It is the policy of the state to encourage the citizens of Vermont to use energy-saving appliances and to facilitate their acquisition of these appliances. Notwithstanding the provisions of chapter 233 of Title 32, no sales or use tax shall be imposed or collected on sales from June 10 through 12, 2005 of appliances officially designated as “Energy Star” appliances to individuals for personal use.
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