H.R. 797 (112th): No Loopholes in Social Security Taxes Act


Feb 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter DeFazio

Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 18, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to apply payroll taxes to remuneration up to the contribution and benefit base and to remuneration in excess of $250,000.

Summary (CRS)

2/18/2011--Introduced.No Loopholes in Social Security Taxes Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the definition of "wages" for employment tax purposes to increase the level of remuneration to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 18, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 797”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (13D) (show)
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H.R. 1029 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 7, 2013

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