H.R. 5075 (109th): Taxpayer Privacy Act of 2006

Introduced:
Apr 04, 2006 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Fortney “Pete” Stark
Representative for California's 13th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Apr 04, 2006
Length
5 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 5138 (Related)
Taxpayer Information Protection and Privacy Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 06, 2006

S. 2498 (Related)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the disclosure ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 04, 2006

 
Status

This bill was introduced on April 4, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Apr 04, 2006
Referred to Committee Apr 04, 2006
 
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the restriction on disclosures and use of information by tax return preparers.

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

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4/4/2006--Introduced.
Taxpayer Privacy Act of 2006 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to prohibit: (1) tax return preparers from using any tax return information outside the United States or disclosing such information to any person located outside the United States; and (2) disclosure or use of tax return information based on taxpayer consent, with limited exceptions.

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