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Introduced in House (10/16/2002)

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to permit a taxpayer to substitute, for the first part of the formula for determining the credit for increasing research activities, the following, a credit equal to 12 percent of so much of the qualified research expenses for the taxable year as exceeds 50 percent of the average qualified research expenses for the three taxable years preceding the taxable year for which the credit is being determined. Provides a special rule where there are no qualified research expenses in any of the three preceding taxable years.