H.R. 25 (111th): Fair Tax Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Linder

Representative for Georgia's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 131 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity by repealing the income tax and other taxes, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.

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History

Jan 6, 2009
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
65 cosponsors (64R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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