H.R. 6415 (111th): Tax Relief Certainty Act

Introduced:
Nov 17, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 3975 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Nov 19, 2010

Sponsor
Mike Pence
Representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Nov 17, 2010
Length
10 pages
Related Bills
S. 3975 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2010

 
Status

This bill was introduced on November 17, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Nov 17, 2010
Referred to Committee Nov 17, 2010
 
Full Title

To permanently extend the 2001 and 2003 tax relief provisions, and to permanently repeal the estate tax, and to provide permanent AMT relief, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
26 cosponsors (26R) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

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Library of Congress Summary

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11/17/2010--Introduced.
Tax Relief Certainty Act - Eliminates the terminating date of the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001, thus making the provisions of such Act permanent. Terminates after December 31, 2011, provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act increasing tax benefits for adoption.
Eliminates the terminating date of the Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003 applicable to provisions reducing tax rates on dividends and capital gains.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) phase-in between 2010 through 2020 increases in the exemption amount for the alternative minimum tax (AMT); and (2) make permanent offsets against the AMT for certain nonrefundable tax credits.

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