HB 17 (BR 77) - A. Simpson, M. Denham, C. Embry Jr., K. Flood, T. Kerr, A. Koenig, T. Moore, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner
AN ACT relating to the angel investor tax credit.
Create new sections of Subchapter 20 of KRS Chapter 154 to establish the angel investor tax credit program for certain investments in small businesses; define terms; state Act's title and purposes; list requirements for small businesses and investors to qualify for participation; require the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority (KEDFA) to establish the application process; cap the total amount of angel investor and Kentucky Investment Fund Act tax credits available in all years at $40,000,000; require KEDFA to maintain a Web site listing all businesses and investors certified and all credits awarded; require small businesses to report annually and allow for tax credit recapture in certain circumstances; amend KRS 152.20-255 to provide that the total amount of tax credits available in the Kentucky Investment Fund Act program and the angel investor program is $40,000,000 in all years; create a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish the credit; amend KRS 141.0205 to provide the ordering of the credit.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Sep 5-To: Interim Joint Committee on Appropriations and Revenue
Jan 8-introduced in House; to Appropriations & Revenue (H)