S. 3460 (112th): Startup Innovation Credit Act of 2012


Jul 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Chris Coons

Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for startup businesses to use a portion of the research and development credit to offset payroll taxes.

Summary (CRS)

7/31/2012--Introduced.Startup Innovation Credit Act of 2012 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a qualified small business, other than a tax-exempt organization, to use a portion of its tax ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 31, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3460”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (4R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 193 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 2013

H.R. 6319 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012

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