H.R. 642 (104th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified credit against estate and gift taxes to an amount equivalent to a $1,000,000 exclusion.


Jan 23, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Stump

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district



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1/23/1995--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the unified credit against estate tax and gift tax. Revises the formula for the phase-out of graduated rates and the unified credit. Requires ... Read more >

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Jan 23, 1995

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H.R. 348 (105th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Jan 7, 1997

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