Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Don't miss
Home / Capitol Report / Nixon signs Missouri bill for stillborn baby tax exemption

Nixon signs Missouri bill for stillborn baby tax exemption

Missouri soon will have an income tax exemption for parents of stillborn children. Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon on Monday signed a tax bill into law that includes the provision for exemptions for stillborn babies. The measure will allow those parents to deduct $1,200 from their taxable income for each stillborn child, starting in January. They need a ...