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S. 948: A bill to protect American small businesses, gig workers, and freelancers by repealing the burdensome American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 transactions reporting threshold.


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 24, 2021 (Introduced).


II

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 948

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 24, 2021

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

A BILL

To protect American small businesses, gig workers, and freelancers by repealing the burdensome American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 transactions reporting threshold.

1.

Repeal of modifications of exceptions for reporting of third party network transactions

(a)

In general

Section 6050W(e) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended to read as follows:

(e)

Exception for de minimis payments by third party settlement organizations

A third party settlement organization shall be required to report any information under subsection (a) with respect to third party network transactions of any participating payee only if—

(1)

the amount which would otherwise be reported under subsection (a)(2) with respect to such transactions exceeds $20,000, and

(2)

the aggregate number of such transactions exceeds 200.

.

(b)

Effective date

The amendment made by this section shall apply to returns for calendar years beginning after December 31, 2021.