About the bill
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the new carryover basis rules in order to prevent tax increases and the imposition of compliance burdens on many more estates than would benefit from repeal, to retain the estate tax with a $3,500,000 exemption, to reinstitute and update the Pay-As-You-Go requirement of budget neutrality on new tax and mandatory spending legislation, enforced by the threat of annual, automatic sequestration, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 941 (111th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4154 — 111th Congress: Permanent Estate Tax Relief for Families, Farmers, and Small Businesses Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4154
“H.R. 4154 — 111th Congress: Permanent Estate Tax Relief for Families, Farmers, and Small Businesses Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4154>
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