About the bill
H.R. 5443 extends the requirements to e-file to all tax-exempt organizations required to file statements of returns in the Form 990 series or the Form 872. The bill also requires the Internal Revenue Service to make the information provided on the forms available to the public in a machine-readable format and allows one to extract and perform computations on the data but not alter or manipulate the statements or returns.
Most tax-exempt organizations are required to file annual information returns in the Form 990 series. Since 2007, the smallest ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 10, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Apr 10, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 17, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 10, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 11, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 17, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5443 (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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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require electronic filing of the annual returns of exempt organizations and provide for making such returns available for public inspection, H.R. 5443, 115th Cong. (2018).
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