Summary: H.R.16 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/30/2012)

Sensible Estate Tax Relief Act of 2012 - Extends through 2013 provisions of the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 pertaining to estates, gifts, and generation-skipping transfers.

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) allow a basic estate tax exclusion amount of $3.5 million, and (2) establish a maximum 45% estate tax rate.

Exempts the budgetary effects of this Act from the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010.