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USSB2327IntroFoster EITC Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the earned income tax credit by: (1) making permanent the increase in the rate of such credit for taxpayers with three or more children, (2) increasing the credit for taxpay...
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2015-11-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2296IntroWorkforce Health Improvement Program Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the tax exclusion of the value of on-premises employer-provided athletic facilities. The bill provides for an exclusion from the gross income of an ...
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2015-11-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4068IntroPromote Startups Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the maximum tax deduction for business start-up expenditures from $5,000 to $15,000 and to increase the deduction for the organizational expenditures of corporations ...
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2015-11-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4064IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the Secretary of the Treasury to withhold social security numbers on Form 990 from public disclosure. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to authorize the Internal Revenue Service to withhold...
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2015-11-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4045IntroUSAccounts: Investing in America's Future Act of 2015 This bill establishes in the Treasury the USAccount Fund, from which an initial contribution and subsequent matching contributions of up to $500 annually shall be made to accounts known as USAccou...
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2015-11-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4039IntroVeteran Small Business Tax Credit Act of 2015 This bill allows a new business-related tax credit for the start-up expenses of a veteran-owned small business. The allowable amount of such credit is 15% of start-up expenditures that do not exceed $80,0...
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2015-11-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4040IntroBridge to a Clean Energy Future Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend various tax credits and deductions relating to energy and to repeal certain tax preferences for oil and gas activities. TITLE I--EXTENSION AND MODIFICATI...
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2015-11-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1511IntroEducational Opportunities Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow individual taxpayers a tax credit for charitable contributions to a scholarship granting organization. Allows a maximum credit amount of $4,500 ($2,250 for a married individual f...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB2861IntroVeteran Employment Transition Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) revise the definition of "qualified veteran" for purposes of the work opportunity tax credit to include recently discharged veterans, and (2) make permanent the work opportuni...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB2656IntroReceiving Electronic Statements To Improve Retiree Earnings Act This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Internal Revenue Code to authorize a document of any type that is required or permitted to be furnish...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB2096IntroPromotion and Expansion of Private Employee Ownership Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) extend to all domestic corporations, including S corporations, provisions allowing deferral of tax on gain from the sale of employer securities...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB3264IntroHelping Americans Save Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to expand eligibility for the retirement savings tax credit by increasing income eligibility limits. Allows an annual inflation adjustment to such income levels for taxable years beg...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USHB1984IntroFAIR Social Security Act Fair Adjustment and Income Revenue for Social Security Act This bill repeals the cap on the amount of income ($118,500 in 2015) that is subject to the employment or self-employment tax for funding social security benefits. Th...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB4016IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the limitation on the carryover of excess corporate charitable contributions. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the period in which a corporation may carryover excess contributio...
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2015-11-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2070IntroVested Employee Pension Benefit Protection Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow employees in the building and construction industry to make distributions from their tax-exempt multi-employer pension plan at age 55 if they are not separated f...
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2015-11-16
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB3977IntroTrash Reduction Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to require retailers to pay a $0.10 excise tax on each carryout bag provided to a consumer. A "carryout bag" means a bag of any material, commonly plastic or kraft paper, which is...
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2015-11-13
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USSB2271IntroRenewable Chemicals Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a business-related tax credit for the production of renewable chemicals. The bill defines "renewable chemical" as any chemical that: (1) is produced in the United Sta...
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2015-11-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2264IntroChild Tax Credit Improvement Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the child tax credit, to: (1) increase the amount of such credit for children who have not attained age 6 by the close of the taxable year, (2) modify the li...
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2015-11-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2277IntroVeterans Homebuyer Accessibility Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for first-time homebuyers, to: (1) allow a veteran of the Armed Forces a tax credit for 10% of the purchase price of a principal r...
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2015-11-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3993IntroLEAP Act Leveraging and Energizing America's Apprenticeship Programs Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow employers a business-related tax credit of $1,500 for hiring an apprenticeship employee who has not attained age 25 at the cl...
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2015-11-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3982IntroFamily Cord Blood Banking Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to treat the cost of private umbilical cord blood or tissue, or placental blood or tissue, banking services as a medical care expense for purposes of the tax deduction for medic...
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2015-11-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3934IntroCorporate Fair Share Tax Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to limit the tax deduction of the interest expense of a U.S. corporation that is a member of a financial reporting group (a group that prepares consolidated financial statements ...
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2015-11-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3950IntroVeteran Small Business Tax Credit Act of 2015 This bill allows a new business-related tax credit for the start-up expenses of a veteran-owned small business. The allowable amount of such credit is 15% of start-up expenditures that do not exceed $80,0...
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2015-11-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3975IntroVeterans Homebuyer Accessibility Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for first-time homebuyers, to: (1) allow a veteran of the Armed Forces a tax credit for 10% of the purchase price of a principal r...
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2015-11-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3935IntroPutting America First Corporate Tax Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the definition of subpart F income (i.e., income of a controlled foreign corporation earned outside the United States that is not tax-deferred) to include in...
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2015-11-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3933Intro179 Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the taxpayer election to expense depreciable business property (179 property), to make permanent: (1) the increased $500,000 limitation on the amount of such property eligible for ex...
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2015-11-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2252IntroFair Playing Field Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the classification of workers for employment tax purposes, to: repeal the prohibition against issuance of regulations and guidance by the Department of the Tre...
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2015-11-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3957IntroEmergency Citrus Disease Response Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a full deduction in the current taxable year of the cost of replanting lost or damaged citrus plants. The taxpayer must own an equity interest of at least 50% i...
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2015-11-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB2236IntroHearing Protection Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) eliminate the $200 transfer tax on firearm silencers, and (2) treat any person who acquires or possesses a firearm silencer as meeting any registration or licensing req...
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2015-11-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3907IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for one year the credit for solar energy property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2017 the energy tax credit for investment in solar energy property.
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3901IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for two years the credit for thermal energy property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2018 the energy tax credit for investment in thermal energy property.
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3898IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for two years the credit for qualified small wind energy property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2108 the energy tax credit for investment in qualified small wind ene...
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3895IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for two years the credit for combined heat and power system property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2018 the energy tax credit for investment in combined heat and pow...
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3663IntroTo prevent certain discriminatory taxation of natural gas pipeline property. This bill describes acts that unreasonably burden and discriminate against interstate commerce with respect to natural gas pipeline property. It prohibits states, political ...
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2015-11-03
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB3899IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for two years the credit for residential energy efficient property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2018 the tax credit for residential energy efficient property.
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3905IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for one year the credit for qualified small wind energy property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2107 the energy tax credit for investment in qualified small wind ener...
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3897IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for two years the credit for qualified microturbine property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2018 the energy tax credit for investment in qualified microturbine proper...
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3903IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for one year the credit for qualified fuel cell property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2017 the tax credit for qualified fuel cell property.
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3896IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for two years the credit for qualified fuel cell property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2018 the tax credit for qualified fuel cell property.
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3900IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for two years the credit for solar energy property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2018 the energy tax credit for investment in solar energy property.
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3906IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for one year the credit for residential energy efficient property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2017 the tax credit for residential energy efficient property.
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3908IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for one year the credit for thermal energy property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2017 the energy tax credit for investment in thermal energy property.
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3902IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for one year the credit for combined heat and power system property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2017 the energy tax credit for investment in combined heat and powe...
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3917IntroCARS Act of 2015 Charitable Automobile Red-Tape Simplification Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax deduction for charitable contributions, to modify the substantiation rules for donations of qualified vehic...
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3904IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for one year the credit for qualified microturbine property. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2017 the energy tax credit for investment in qualified microturbine propert...
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2015-11-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1314PassEnsuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act TITLE I--BUDGET ENFORCEMENT (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to increase the discretionary spending limits for FY2016 and FY2017. The b...
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2015-11-02
Became Public Law No: 114-74.
USHB3861IntroEmployer Participation in Student Loan Assistance Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the tax exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance to include payments of qualified education loans paid to either an employee or a...
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2015-10-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2218IntroPHIT Act of 2015 Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a medical care tax deduction for up to $1,000 ($2,000 for a joint return or a head of household) of qualified sports and fitness expense...
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2015-10-29
To Senate Finance Committee
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