S. 2432 (110th): AMT Equity Act of 2007

Dec 06, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sheldon Whitehouse
Senator from Rhode Island
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Last Updated
Dec 06, 2007
5 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 3996 (Related)
Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2007

Signed by the President
Dec 26, 2007

S. 2318 (Related)
AMT Repeal and Tax Freedom Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 08, 2007


This bill was introduced on December 6, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Dec 06, 2007
Referred to Committee Dec 06, 2007
Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide alternative minimum tax relief for 2007 and to provide special tax rates for certain capital gains and qualified dividend income for 2007, and for other purposes.


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AMT Equity Act of 2007 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2007: (1) the offset of nonrefundable personal tax credits against regular and alternative minimum tax (AMT) liability; and (2) the increased AMT exemption amounts. Repeals, for taxable years beginning in 2007, the AMT for individual taxpayers whose adjusted gross income does not exceed $100,000 ($200,000 in the case of a joint return).
Imposes, for taxable years beginning in 2007, a graduated increase in capital gains tax rates for any individual taxpayer whose adjusted gross income exceeds $1 million ($2 million in the case of a joint return). Exempts such a taxpayer from any estimated tax penalties resulting from an increase in capital gains tax rates in 2007.

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