H.R. 2208 (111th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from income and employment taxes real property tax abatements for seniors and disabled individuals in exchange for services.


Apr 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 30, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2009
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4/30/2009--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow individuals who have attained age 60 or are disabled an exemption from income and employment taxes for real property tax abatements received under ... Read more >

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Apr 30, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2208”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 5484 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2008

H.R. 6316 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012

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