H.R. 5076: Main Street Fairness Act

Introduced:

Apr 27, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 27, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 27, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Vern Buchanan

Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2016
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure that pass-through businesses do not pay tax at a higher rate than corporations.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 27, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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