H.R. 3965 (105th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the provision added by the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 that imposes tax increases on certain families by reason of the inflation adjustments in the regular income tax rate brackets, the standard deduction, and the personal exemption.


May 22, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 22, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Kennelly
Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district


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Last Updated: May 22, 1998
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Summary (CRS)
5/22/1998--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code concerning the additional credit for taxpayers with three or more children to repeal provisions which, in specified circumstances, would increase such taxpayers' taxes.

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May 22, 1998


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