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A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for equity investments in small business concerns.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 7, 2011
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2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 256 — 112th Congress: American Opportunity Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s256
“S. 256 — 112th Congress: American Opportunity Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s256>
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