H.R. 4421 (112th): Easy Earned Income Tax Credit Act of 2012

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the separate income tax return form for the earned income credit, to require the information required by that form to be included on the appropriate income tax return forms, and to require the Internal Revenue Service to compute the earned income credit for taxpayers.

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Apr 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Corrine Brown

Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district



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Apr 19, 2012

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H.R. 4421 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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