H.R. 205 (111th): Death Tax Repeal Act

111th Congress, 2009–2010. Text as of Jan 06, 2009 (Introduced).

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111th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 205

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 6, 2009

(for himself, Mr. Hensarling, Mr. Rogers of Alabama, Mr. Mack, Mrs. Bachmann, Mr. Boustany, Mr. McCaul, Mr. Brown of South Carolina, Mrs. McMorris Rodgers, Mr. Wilson of South Carolina, Mr. Westmoreland, Mrs. Blackburn, Mr. Jones, Mr. Young of Alaska, Mr. Sessions, Mr. Simpson, Mr. Paul, and Mr. Kingston) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

A BILL

To repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Death Tax Repeal Act.

2.

Repeal of estate and gift taxes

(a)

In general

Subtitle B of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (relating to estate, gift, and generation-skipping taxes) is hereby repealed.

(b)

Effective date

The repeal made by subsection (a) shall apply to estates of decedents dying, gifts made, and generation-skipping transfers made after the date of the enactment of this Act.