H.R. 15435 (93rd): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase the exemption for purposes of the Federal estate tax, to increase the estate tax marital deduction, and to provide an alternate method of valuing certain real property for estate tax purposes.

Introduced:

Jun 18, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 18, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Omar Burleson
Representative for Texas's 17th congressional district
Democrat

See Instead:

H.R. 17421 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Oct 16, 1974

H.R. 17123 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Oct 7, 1974

H.R. 16823 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 24, 1974

H.R. 16697 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 17, 1974

H.R. 16515 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Aug 21, 1974

H.R. 16376 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Aug 12, 1974

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/18/1974--Introduced.Increases the exemption for the Federal estate tax from $60,000 to $200,000. Limits the aggregate deduction for value of property passed to a surviving spouse to $100,000, plus 50 percent ...

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Related Bills

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H.R. 6179 (94th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 21, 1975

H.R. 17421 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 16, 1974

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History

Introduced
Jun 18, 1974

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