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H.R. 25 (115th): FairTax Act of 2017

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To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity by repealing the income tax and other taxes, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.

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Sponsor and status

Rob Woodall

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2017
Length: 132 pages
Introduced
Jan 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

District Connection - 8/6/18
    — Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7] (Sponsor) on Aug 6, 2018

Klobuchar Leads Bipartisan Group of Senators in Urging Swift Implementation of Historic Eating Disorder Provisions in 21st Century Cures Act
    — Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D-MN] on May 23, 2017

Washington Watch - 5/21/18
    — Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7] (Sponsor) on May 21, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Americans For Fair Taxation If enacted H.R. 25 will enable workers to receive 100% of paychecks and pension benefits by replacing all federal income, payroll and investment taxes with a single, simple, visible and efficient national retail sales tax on new goods and services. The ...

History

Jan 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 25 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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