About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide for the awarding of reasonable court costs and certain fees to prevailing parties in civil tax actions, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
Taxpayer's Court Costs and Fees Act of 1981 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to permit reasonable court costs, including attorneys' fees, to be awarded to the prevailing party (other ...
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Oct 28, 1981
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4857”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
21 cosponsors (15R, 6D)
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Taxpayer Protection and Reimbursement Act
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 1981
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4857 — 97th Congress: Taxpayers Court Costs and Fees Act of 1981. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr4857
“H.R. 4857 — 97th Congress: Taxpayers Court Costs and Fees Act of 1981.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr4857>
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