H.R. 5615 (112th): Telecommuter Tax Fairness Act of 2012


May 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Himes

Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 8, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 4 of the United States Code to limit the extent to which States may tax the compensation earned by nonresident telecommuters.

Summary (CRS)

5/8/2012--Introduced.Telecommuter Tax Fairness Act of 2012 - Prohibits a state from imposing an income tax on the compensation of a nonresident individual for any period in which such individual is ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 8, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5615”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2600 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2009

S. 1811 (Related)
Telecommuter Tax Fairness Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 7, 2011

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