H.R. 5490 (111th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against excise taxes with respect to distilled spirits and wine for certain distilled spirits or wine produced from domestic agricultural waste or byproducts.

Jun 09, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Virginia “Ginny” Brown-Waite
Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district
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Jun 09, 2010
5 pages

This bill was introduced on June 9, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jun 09, 2010
Referred to Committee Jun 09, 2010

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Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow an excise tax credit for:
(1) 10% of the distilled spirits tax rate multiplied by the number of proof gallons of rum produced in the United States (as defined in section 2208.40.00 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States) using domestic agricultural waste or byproducts as the principal distilling source; and
(2) the number of gallons of distilled spirits or wines which are produced in the United States using domestic citrus waste or byproducts as the principal distilling or fermenting source, multiplied by 10% of the excise tax on wines.

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