A bill to establish an Internal Revenue Service publicity campaign and public relations program to encourage voluntary tax compliance, to increase such compliance through improved enforcement activities and strengthened penalties and information reporting requirements, to provide a one-time amnesty from criminal and civil tax penalties owed for certain taxpayers who pay previous underpayments of Federal tax during the amnesty period, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Feb 26, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 26, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district
Feb 26, 1986
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H.R. 4253 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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