Introduced House Bill (H)

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Allocation of circuit breaker credits by schools. Extends the authority for certain school corporations to allocate circuit breaker credits proportionately (without taking protected taxes into account) through 2019. (Under current law, this authority extends only through 2018.) Provides that a school corporation may not allocate circuit breaker credits proportionately if: (1) the school corporation issued new debt in 2017, 2018, or 2019; and (2) the school corporation's debt service levy in 2018 or 2019 is greater than its 2016 debt service levy, and the school corporation's debt service tax rate in 2018 or 2019 is greater than its 2016 debt Allocation of circuit breaker credits by schools. Extends the authority for certain school corporations to allocate circuit breaker credits proportionately (without taking protected taxes into account) through 2019. (Under current law, this authority extends only through 2018.) Provides that a school corporation may not allocate circuit breaker credits proportionately if: (1) the school corporation issued new debt in 2017, 2018, or 2019; and (2) the school corporation's debt service levy in 2018 or 2019 is greater than its 2016 debt service levy, and the school corporation's debt service tax rate in 2018 or 2019 is greater than its 2016 debt service tax rate. (Under current law, an increase in a school corporation's debt service tax rate is not a factor in determining whether the school corporation may allocate circuit breaker credits proportionately.) ... View more