H.R. 3729 (112th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and expand the charitable deduction for contributions of food inventory.

Introduced:
Dec 19, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Geoff Davis
Representative for Kentucky's 4th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Dec 19, 2011
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
S. 166 (Related)
Good Samaritan Hunger Relief Tax Incentive Extension Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Dec 19, 2011
Referred to Committee Dec 19, 2011
 
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Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (6D, 3R) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

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12/19/2011--Introduced.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) make permanent the tax deduction for charitable contributions of food inventory; (2) set forth rules for determining the basis and fair market value of contributed food; and (3) increase from 10% to 15% of taxpayer net income the amount of deductible food inventory contributions which a taxpayer, including a C corporation, may make in any taxable year.

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