H.R. 8737 (94th): A bill to provide for rearranging the period for averaging business profits and losses, to prohibit the trafficking in net operating loss carry-forwards, and for other purposes.


Jul 18, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 18, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Burke
Representative for Massachusetts's 11th congressional district

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7/18/1975--Introduced.Authorizes the taxpayer, under the Internal Revenue Code, to elect to carryback any net operating loss for a number of taxable years equal to which such loss could have been ...

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H.R. 8799 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 1975

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Jul 18, 1975


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