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H.R. 6037: Nonprofits Support Act

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Should hospitals and churches be required to pay the same tax on so-called “fringe benefits” as for-profit companies?


December’s Republican tax reform law aimed to lower rates, while (hopefully) keeping total revenues about even through the closing of loopholes. One of those “closed loopholes” required many different types of tax-exempt organizations, such as hospitals and religious organizations, begin paying a 21 percent tax on fringe benefits which were previously untaxed.

These fringe benefits could include employee parking space, meals, and even gym memberships. This can result in added ...

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Michael Conaway

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 11th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 7, 2018
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Jun 7, 2018


Introduced on Jun 7, 2018

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Jun 7, 2018

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