H.R. 6165 (112th): Responsible Child Tax Credit Eligibility Verification Act of 2012

Introduced:
Jul 23, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Paul Gosar
Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jul 23, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S. 3083 (Related)
Responsible Child Tax Credit Eligibility Verification Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 23, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 23, 2012
Referred to Committee Jul 23, 2012
 
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require certain nonresident aliens to provide valid immigration documents to claim the refundable portion of the child tax credit.

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Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (11R) (show)
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House Ways and Means

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7/23/2012--Introduced.
Responsible Child Tax Credit Eligibility Verification Act of 2012 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to require a taxpayer who is an alien and who is claiming the refundable portion of the child tax credit to attach to his or her tax return a photocopy of:
(1) each page of the taxpayer's passport;
(2) the taxpayer's nonimmigrant visa or permanent residence card;
(3) evidence of valid employment authorization;
(4) the taxpayer's arrival-departure documentation; and
(5) the passport, visa or permanent residence card, and arrival-departure documentation for each qualifying alien child of the taxpayer.

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