H.R. 6271 (112th): Family Farm and Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2012


Aug 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Scott Tipton

Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district



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Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude certain farmland and family-owned business interests from the value of the gross estate of decedents.

Summary (CRS)

8/1/2012--Introduced.Family Farm and Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2012 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from a decedent's gross estate, for estate tax purposes, the adjusted value ... Read more >

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Aug 1, 2012

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