H.R. 188 (98th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow a taxpayer a deduction from gross income for expenses paid by him for the education of any of his dependents at an institution of higher learning.


Jan 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Marjorie Holt
Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
1/3/1983--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a taxpayer an income tax deduction for expenses paid for the higher education of a dependent. Limits the amount of such deduction to ...

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H.R. 335 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 1981

H.R. 681 (99th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 24, 1985

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Jan 3, 1983


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