To restore amounts improperly withheld for tax purposes from severance payments to individuals who retired or separated from service in the Armed Forces for combat-related injuries, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 15, 2016
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 2016.
33 Cosponsors (33 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“House passes Rouzer bill to return money wrongfully withheld from combat-injured veterans”
— Rep. David Rouzer [R-NC7] (Sponsor) on Dec 6, 2016
“Fair Taxes for Our Heroes”
— Rep. Bruce Westerman [R-AR4] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 5, 2016
“On the House Floor This Week - 12/5/16”
— Rep. John K. Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] on Dec 5, 2016
This bill incorporates provisions from:
S. 2712: Combat-Injured Veterans Tax Fairness Act of 2016
Introduced on Mar 17, 2016. 100% incorporated. (compare text)
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