H.R. 3746 (112th): Tax Cuts for the Middle Class Act

Dec 20, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
David Loebsack
Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district
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Dec 20, 2011
4 pages
Related Bills
S. 1944 (Related)
Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 06, 2011

S. 1931 (Related)
Temporary Tax Holiday and Government Reduction Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 01, 2011


This bill was introduced on December 20, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Dec 20, 2011
Referred to Committee Dec 20, 2011
Full Title

To provide a temporary employee payroll tax cut for 2012.


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Tax Cuts for the Middle Class Act - Reduces by 2% employment tax rates for employees and self-employment tax rates in calendar year 2012 (payroll tax holiday period).
Appropriates funds from the Treasury to the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund established by title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act and the Social Security Equivalent Benefit Account established by the Railroad Retirement Act of 1974 to compensate for any revenue loss to such funds resulting from the tax rate reductions of this Act.

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