H.R. 4154 (111th): Permanent Estate Tax Relief for Families, Farmers, and Small Businesses Act of 2009

Introduced:

Nov 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 3, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Earl Pomeroy

Representative for North Dakota At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2010
Length: 44 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Nov 19, 2009
 
Introduced

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Dec 3, 2009
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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