S. 1700 (103rd): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to limit the interest deduction allowed corporations and to allow a deduction for dividends paid by corporations.


Nov 19, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 19, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Simon
Senator from Illinois


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Last Updated: Nov 19, 1993
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to reduce the deduction for corporate interest payments by 20 percent.Excepts small corporations and farming businesses from such reduction.Allows corporations a deduction of 50 percent ...

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Related Bills

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S. 3102 (102nd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 1992

S. 701 (104th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 1995

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Nov 19, 1993


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