The Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act passed the U.S. House of Representatives by voice vote on September 21, 2016. H.R. 2315 was introduced on May 14, 2015 by lead sponsors Representative Mike Bishop (R-MI) and Representative Hank Johnson (D-GA), and was referred to the House Judiciary Committee of which both lead sponsors are members. On June 17, H.R. 2315 passed out of the Committee on 23-4 vote and has since garnered tremendous bipartisan support with 181co-sponsors.
The companion Senate bill, S. 386, was introduced on February 5, 2015 by Senator John Thune (R-SD) and Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and referred to the Senate Finance Committee. The bill currently has 47 bipartisan co-sponsors and growing.
For more information or to join in the 308-member coalition effort, please contact COST’s Douglas Lindholm.