To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modernize and improve the Internal Revenue Service, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 20, 2018
Length: 108 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 20, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. John Lewis Gives Floor Speech to Support Passage of Taxpayer First Act”
— Rep. John Lewis [D-GA5, 1987-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 20, 2018
H.R. 7227 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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