A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage business creation by allowing faster recovery of start-up and organizational expenses, to simplify accounting methods for small businesses, to expand expensing and provide accelerated cost recovery to encourage investment in new plants and equipment, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 35 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Thune Praises Senate Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Dec 20, 2017
“Thune Applauds Tax Reform Conference Committee Agreement”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Dec 15, 2017
“Senate Tax Reform Plan Would Help Middle-Income South Dakotans, Farmers and Ranchers”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Nov 9, 2017
May 17, 2017
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S. 1144 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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