Apr 26, 2016
Passed House on Jun 14, 2016
This bill passed in the House on June 14, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2016
Length: 5 pages
23% chance of being enacted (details)
About the bill
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury from requiring that the identity of contributors to 501(c) organizations be included in annual returns.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Under current law, tax-exempt groups and organizations don’t have to reveal their donors to the public, but they do have to reveal any donors giving more than $5,000 to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Under a new bill that just passed an important House committee, those groups would no longer even have to reveal their donors to the ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5053 — 114th Congress: Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5053
“H.R. 5053 — 114th Congress: Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. October 1, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5053>
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