H.R. 13890 (94th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to provide renters with a credit against income tax.

Introduced:
May 19, 1976 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 15688 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 23, 1976

Sponsor
Joseph Fisher
Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 6773 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 29, 1977

H.R. 15688 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 1976

 
Status

This bill was introduced on May 19, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced May 19, 1976
Referred to Committee May 19, 1976
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Ways and Means

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5/19/1976--Introduced.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow as a credit against the personal income tax an amount equal to five percent of the rental payments made by a taxpayer for his principal residence. Limits such credit to $50 for an individual and $75 for a married couple filing a joint return.

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