H.R. 600 (99th): Taxpayer Relief Act of 1985

Introduced:
Jan 22, 1985 (99th Congress, 1985–1986)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 1707 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 25, 1985

H.R. 981 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 06, 1985

H.R. 879 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 31, 1985

H.R. 826 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 30, 1985

Sponsor
Charles “Buddy” Roemer III
Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 1707 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 25, 1985

H.R. 981 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 06, 1985

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 22, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 22, 1985
Referred to Committee Jan 22, 1985
 
Full Title

A bill to repeal the contemporaneous recordkeeping requirement and certain other recently enacted provisions of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954.

Summary

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Cosponsors
222 cosponsors (121R, 101D) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

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1/22/1985--Introduced.
Repeals the requirement added by the Tax Reform Act of 1984 relating to the maintenance of contemporaneous records with respect to: (1) business travel expenses, including automobile expenses; (2) business entertainment expenses; and (3) expenses for gifts.

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