2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
April 24, 2017 - Introduced by Representatives Pope, Kolste, Hebl, Vruwink,
Kulp, Sargent, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Crowley, Subeck, Thiesfeldt, Berceau,
Ohnstad, Fields and Considine, cosponsored by Senators Ringhand,
Erpenbach and C. Larson. Referred to Committee on Ways and Means.
AB265,1,3 1An Act to create 77.54 (64) of the statutes; relating to: a sales and use tax
2exemption for material used to construct a war memorial owned by a veterans
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill creates a sales and use tax exemption for building materials used to
construct a war memorial owned by an organization of past and present members of
the U.S. armed forces.
Because this bill relates to an exemption from state or local taxes, it may be
referred to the Joint Survey Committee on Tax Exemptions for a report to be printed
as an appendix to the bill.
For further information see the state and local fiscal estimate, which will be
printed as an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
AB265,1 4Section 1. 77.54 (64) of the statutes is created to read:
AB265,2,35 77.54 (64) The sales price from the sale of building materials, supplies, and
6equipment to; and the storage, use, or other consumption of the same property by;

1owners, lessees, contractors, subcontractors, or builders if that property is acquired
2solely for or used solely in the construction or development of a war memorial owned
3by an organization described in section 501 (c) (19) of the Internal Revenue Code.
AB265,2 4Section 2. Effective date.
AB265,2,65 (1) This act takes effect on the first day of the 3rd month beginning after
AB265,2,77 (End)