H.R. 317 (112th): Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Grower Tax Incentive Act of 2011

Introduced:
Jan 19, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Joe Baca
Representative for California's 43rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jan 19, 2011
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6164 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2010

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 19, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 19, 2011
Referred to Committee Jan 19, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against tax for certain fruit and vegetable farmers.

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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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House Ways and Means

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1/19/2011--Introduced.
Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Grower Tax Incentive Act of 2011- Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow farmers whose gross receipts attributable to fruit and vegetable farming were not more than $500,000 for the previous taxable year a business-related tax credit equal to the lesser of $10,000 or the taxable income attributable to fruit and vegetable farming.
Defines "fruit and vegetable farming" as the farming and sale of fruits, vegetables, or both in fresh form generally considered as perishable, but not including any grains or any perishable fruits and vegetables which have been manufactured into articles of food of a different kind or character.

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