H.R. 16898 (93rd): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow a deduction for higher education expenses.


Sep 25, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 25, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Angelo Roncallo

Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

9/25/1974--Introduced.Allows a tax deduction, under the Internal Revenue Code, for higher education expenses. Defines such allowable expenses. Reduces such allowable expenses by the amount received as scholarships and veterans benefits. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 25, 1974

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