TITLE V
TAXATION

CHAPTER 71-C
TAX EXPENDITURE AND POTENTIAL LIABILITY REPORTS

Section 71-C:4

    71-C:4 Tax Expenditure and Potential Liability Report. –

[Paragraph I effective until January 1, 2027; see also paragraph I set out below.]


I. On or before December 15 of every fiscal year the commissioner of the department of revenue administration shall certify in a report to the general court and the governor an analysis of each of the past fiscal year's tax expenditures as identified in RSA 71-C:2, and other credits allowed under RSA 77, RSA 77-A, RSA 77-E, RSA 77-G, RSA 78, RSA 78-A, 78-B, RSA 82-A, RSA 84-A, RSA 84-C, and RSA 400-A.

[Paragraph I effective January 1, 2027; see also paragraph I set out above.]


I. On or before December 15 of every fiscal year the commissioner of the department of revenue administration shall certify in a report to the general court and the governor an analysis of each of the past fiscal year's tax expenditures as identified in RSA 71-C:2, and other credits allowed under RSA 77-A, RSA 77-E, RSA 77-G, RSA 78, RSA 78-A, 78-B, RSA 82-A, RSA 84-A, RSA 84-C, and RSA 400-A.

[Paragraph II effective until January 1, 2027; see also paragraph II set out below.]


II. The report shall be divided into the following parts:
(a) Tax expenditures as determined by the joint committee on tax expenditure review under RSA 71-C:3;
(b) Potential liabilities against the state's revenues, specifically:
(1) Other credits allowed under RSA 77, RSA 77-A, RSA 77-E, RSA 77-G, RSA 78, RSA 78-A, RSA 78-B, RSA 82, RSA 82-A, RSA 84-A, RSA 84-C, and RSA 400-A against the business profits tax imposed by RSA 77-A; and
(2) Credit carryovers from overpaid taxes.

[Paragraph II effective January 1, 2027; see also paragraph II set out above.]


II. The report shall be divided into the following parts:
(a) Tax expenditures as determined by the joint committee on tax expenditure review under RSA 71-C:3;
(b) Potential liabilities against the state's revenues, specifically:
(1) Other credits allowed under RSA 77-A, RSA 77-E, RSA 77-G, RSA 78, RSA 78-A, RSA 78-B, RSA 82, RSA 82-A, RSA 83-E, RSA 84-A, RSA 84-C, and RSA 400-A against the business profits tax imposed by RSA 77-A; and
(2) Credit carryovers from overpaid taxes.
III. The report shall include the total dollar amount allowed under each credit or factor during the previous fiscal year, the number of receiving entities, and the amount of the credit still available at the beginning of the current fiscal year. In the event that data is not available to calculate the remaining credit, the report shall provide an estimate and the method used to reach it.
IV. The report shall be made available to the general public on the department of revenue administration's website.

Source. 2014, 28:1, eff. May 23, 2014. 2017, 156:227, eff. Jan. 1, 2019. 2021, 91:95, eff. Jan. 1, 2027.