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 9, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

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


Virginia “Ginny” Brown-Waite

Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district



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6/9/2010--Introduced.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 ... Read more >

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Jun 9, 2010

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