To facilitate nationwide availability of volunteer income tax assistance for low-income and underserved populations, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 23, 2017
Length: 22 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 23, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 23, 2017
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H.R. 605 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Act, H.R. 605, 115th Cong. (2017).
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