To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to decrease the top marginal corporate rate to 28 percent and to prevent corporations from exploiting tax treaties to evade taxation of United States income.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Hawaii's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2010
Length: 5 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on July 26, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 26, 2010
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H.R. 5857 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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