S. 2566 (110th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a Federal income tax credit for certain home purchases.


Jan 29, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 29, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Johnny” Isakson

Senator from Georgia



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Last Updated: Jan 29, 2008
Length: 6 pages

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Summary (CRS)

1/29/2008--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow purchasers of a single-family principal residence a one-time tax credit for up to $15,000 of the purchase price.Requires such a residence to be ... Read more >

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Jan 29, 2008

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2566”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


23 cosponsors (21R, 2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5565 (identical)

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Last Action: Mar 10, 2008

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