S. 1934 (111th): Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act of 2009


Oct 27, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 27, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Max Baucus

Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Oct 27, 2009
Length: 46 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent the avoidance of tax on income from assets held abroad, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to revise and add reporting and other requirements relating to income from assets held abroad, including by:(1) ... Read more >

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Oct 27, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1934”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3933 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 27, 2009

H.R. 4213 (Related)
Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2010

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 22, 2010

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