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Short Titles as Introduced

Combat Troops Tax Relief Act of 2007

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the special rule treating combat pay as earned income for purposes of the earned income credit and to increase the standard deduction for individuals performing service in the uniformed services while on active duty for a period of more than 30 days.

Actions Overview (1)

10/10/2007Introduced in House

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10/16/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H11552)
Action By: House of Representatives
10/10/2007Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/10/2007Introduced in House
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House Ways and Means10/10/2007 Referred to

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Introduced in House (10/10/2007)

Combat Troops Tax Relief Act of 2007 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) make permanent the taxpayer election to include combat zone compensation as earned income for purposes of calculating the earned income tax credit; and (2) allow an additional $1,000 standard tax deduction in 2007 and 2008 for members of the uniformed services on active duty for more than 30 days.