H.R. 476 (112th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the deduction of State and local general sales taxes.

Introduced:
Jan 26, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Kevin Brady
Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 26, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 445 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

S. 24 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 26, 2011
Referred to Committee Jan 26, 2011
 
 
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1/26/2011--Introduced.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent the taxpayer election to deduct state and local general sales taxes in lieu of state and local income taxes.

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