H. R. 2299
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 6, 2013
Mr. Posey (for himself, Mr. Hinojosa, Mr. Marchant, and Mr. Garcia) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means
To prevent the Secretary of the Treasury from expanding United States bank reporting requirements with respect to interest on deposits paid to nonresident aliens.
Prohibition on Treasury Regulations with respect to information reporting on certain interest paid to nonresident aliens
Except to the extent provided in Treasury Regulations as in effect on February 21, 2011, the Secretary of the Treasury shall not require (by regulation or otherwise) that an information return be made by a payor of interest in the case of interest—
which is described in section 871(i)(2)(A) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, and
which is paid—
to a nonresident alien, and
on a deposit maintained at an office within the United States.