About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 2/9/1976--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the percentage standard deduction to an amount equal to 20 percent of adjusted gross income but not to exceed (1) $3,000 in the ... Read more >
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 11787” means this is a House of Representatives 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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|quote=A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase the standard deduction.