About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal carryover basis for decedents dying in 2009, to increase the estate tax exemption to $5,000,000, and to reduce the maximum estate and gift tax rate to 45 percent.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Dec 3, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 9, 2009
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3841” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3841 — 111th Congress: Small Business and Family Farm Estate Tax Relief Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3841
“H.R. 3841 — 111th Congress: Small Business and Family Farm Estate Tax Relief Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3841>
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