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S. 501: Stop the Tax Hike on Charities and Places of Worship Act

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A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the increase in unrelated business taxable income by amount of certain fringe benefit expenses.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Sherrod Brown

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Ohio. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Feb 14, 2019

Introduced on Feb 14, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 14, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Udall, Senators Push Internal Revenue Service to Stop Shielding Secret Money in Elections
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] on Dec 13, 2019

Klobuchar Leads Senators in Pushing Internal Revenue Service to Reverse Decision that Protects Dark Money
    — Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D-MN] on Dec 12, 2019

Feinstein, Klobuchar, Colleagues Urge IRS to Reverse Decision Protecting Dark Money
    — Sen. Dianne Feinstein [D-CA] on Dec 13, 2019

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Feb 14, 2019

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S. 501 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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