H.R. 1911 (110th): Tax Relief for Working Caregivers Act of 2007

Apr 18, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Joe Donnelly
Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district
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Apr 18, 2007
3 pages
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This bill was introduced on April 18, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Apr 18, 2007
Referred to Committee Apr 18, 2007
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the credit for expenses for household and dependent care services necessary for gainful employment.


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8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)

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Tax Relief for Working Caregivers Act of 2007 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) increase from $15,000 to $75,000 the taxpayer adjusted gross income amount at which the tax credit for household and dependent care expenses is phased down; and (2) allow such credit for a physically or mentally incapacitated parent (or an ancestor of such parent) of the taxpayer who is a dependent of such taxpayer.

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