Summary: H.R.2160 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2160. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (06/13/2001)

Savings for Working Families Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to permit any qualified financial institution, qualified nonprofit organization, or Indian tribe to establish one or more qualified individual development account programs. Defines such an account as an account established for an eligible individual (income based) as part of a qualified individual development account program (matched individual and entity savings accounts for qualifying educational, first-time home purchase, or business expenses). Sets forth provisions concerning such accounts, including: (1) the structure and administration of account programs; (2) procedures for opening and maintaining an account and qualifying for matching funds; (3) withdrawal procedures; and (4) disregarding account funds for purposes of certain means-tested Federal programs.

Provides matching funds through a tax credit for a participating entity's program investment.