S. 722 (111th): Taxpayer Certainty and Relief Act of 2009


Mar 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Max Baucus

Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009
Length: 27 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for permanent alternative minimum tax relief, middle class tax relief, and estate tax relief, and to permanently extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/26/2009--Introduced.Taxpayer Certainty and Relief Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to:(1) make permanent the increased alternative minimum tax (AMT) exemption amounts and the offsets against such tax ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 26, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 722”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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