H.R. 1311: Human Trafficking Fraud Enforcement Act of 2015

To provide for the establishment of an office within the Internal Revenue Service to focus on violations of the internal revenue laws by persons who are under investigation for conduct relating to the promotion of commercial sex acts and trafficking in persons crimes, and to increase the criminal monetary penalty limitations for the underpayment or overpayment of tax due to fraud.

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Mar 4, 2015


Referred to Committee on Mar 4, 2015

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Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2015
Length: 9 pages


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Mar 4, 2015

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