H.R. 295 (95th): A bill to extend to all unmarried individuals the full tax benefits of income splitting now enjoyed by married individuals filing joint returns; and to remove rate inequities for married persons where both are employed.

Introduced:

Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Silvio Conte

Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district

Republican

See Instead:

H.R. 13129 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 14, 1978

H.R. 12085 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 12, 1978

H.R. 12084 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 12, 1978

H.R. 12083 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 12, 1978

H.R. 12082 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 12, 1978

H.R. 12081 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 12, 1978

H.R. 10938 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 14, 1978

H.R. 9988 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 3, 1977

H.R. 9126 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 15, 1977

H.R. 7644 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 7, 1977

H.R. 3159 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 7, 1977

H.R. 2971 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 2, 1977

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/4/1977--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide identical income tax rates for single persons and married couples filing joint returns. Limits the earned income that must be reported by a ... Read more >
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H.R. 13129 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 1978

H.R. 12085 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 12, 1978

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History

Introduced
Jan 4, 1977

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