About the bill
H.R. 6760 would make permanent the tax provisions for individuals and pass-through entities in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that otherwise be sunset after 2025, including:
- The lower rates of 10%, 12%, 22%, 24%, 32%, 35%, and 37%.
- The doubling of the standard deduction to $12,000/$24,000, for single or joint filers, respectively.
- The doubling of the Child Tax Credit to $2,000 with up to $1,400 refundable.
- The retention of popular deductions like mortgage interest (capped at $750,000 for new homes), state ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 1, 2018
Length: 67 pages
Sep 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 September 28, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 6760 (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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