CS/SB 826

Taxpayers’ Rights AdvocateSenator Dorothy Hukill

Taxpayers’ Rights Advocate
by Senator Dorothy Hukill

Referred to Ways and Means Committee; Appropriations Committee

Summary: Provides for the appointment of the taxpayers’ rights advocate within the Department of Revenue by the Chief Inspector General rather than by the department’s executive director; revises the supervisory authority over the taxpayers’ rights advocate; provides that the taxpayers’ rights advocate may be removed from office only by the Chief Inspector General, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018

Status- 02/08/2018: Passed Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee. Passed Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax and will be considered by the Senate Rules Committee next.