H.R. 4457 (113th): America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2014


Apr 10, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 12, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Patrick “Pat” Tiberi

Representative for Ohio's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 2014
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend increased expensing limitations, and for other purposes.


America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act seeks to broaden the amount and scope of expenses that are tax-deductible for small businesses. It does this by removing the exclusions for certain investments and making permanent different deductions that originated as non-permanent parts of various stimulus plans.

The bill was introduced by Congressmen Pat Tiberi [R-OH12] and Ron Kind [D-WI3] to ...

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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 10, 2014

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 29, 2014
Reported by Committee

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Jun 12, 2014
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4457”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (11R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Jun 12, 2014 11:57 a.m.
Passed 272/144

Related Bills

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H.R. 636 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Feb 13, 2015

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Last Action: Sep 18, 2014

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