H.R. 2079 (104th): To provide amnesty from criminal and civil tax penalties for individuals who, within the 6-month amnesty period, notify the Internal Revenue Service of previous nonpayments or underpayments of Federal income tax and pay such underpayments in full.


Jul 20, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 20, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dan Frisa

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 20, 1995
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Summary (CRS)

7/20/1995--Introduced.Provides that an individual shall not be liable for any criminal or civil penalty or additional amount of tax respecting any underpayment of Federal income tax for any taxable year, ... Read more >

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Jul 20, 1995

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