About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the complexities of the estate tax deduction for family-owned business and farm interests by increasing the unified estate and gift tax credit to $3,000,000 for all taxpayers.
- Summary (CRS)
Estate Tax Reduction and Simplification Act of 1999 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the unified estate tax credit deduction to $3 million.
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Oct 21, 1999
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Mar 28, 2001
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1285 (107th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3127”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 1285 (107th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2001
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3127 — 106th Congress: Estate Tax Reduction and Simplification Act of 1999. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr3127
“H.R. 3127 — 106th Congress: Estate Tax Reduction and Simplification Act of 1999.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr3127>
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