H.R. 3615 (111th): Home Office Deduction Simplification Act


Sep 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 22, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kurt Schrader

Representative for Oregon's 5th congressional district



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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a standard home office deduction.

Summary (CRS)

9/22/2009--Introduced.Home Office Deduction Simplification Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a taxpayer who uses a residence to conduct a trade or business a standard tax deduction equal ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 22, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3615”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


32 cosponsors (18D, 14R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1827 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 11, 2011

H.R. 1509 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 2009

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