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H.R. 4796: Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2019

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About the bill

Should state income taxes be collected on someone who works one day, one week, or only a few weeks in a state outside of their residency?

Context

In an America increasingly influenced by the gig economy or employees stitching together multiple jobs, many people are working in two, three, or even more states over the course of the year. Some temporary assignments can last as little as one day, or one week, or barely provide any income at all.

Yet the patchwork of varying state laws can create havoc for ...

Sponsor and status

Gregory Steube

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 22, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Oct 22, 2019
Status

Introduced on Oct 22, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on October 22, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Oct 22, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4796 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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