All Information (Except Text) for S.1676 - Buffett Rule Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Thune, John [R-SD] (Introduced 10/06/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/06/2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
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Buffett Rule Act of 2011
Actions Overview (1)
|10/06/2011||Introduced in Senate|
10/06/2011 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|10/06/2011||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.|
Action By: Senate
10/06/2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
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|Senate Finance||10/06/2011||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (10/06/2011)
Buffett Rule Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow taxpayers to donate an amount (not less than $1), in addition to any tax owed, which shall be deposited in the general fund of the Treasury and transferred to an account used to reduce the public debt. Requires such donation to be designated on a taxpayer's income tax return at the time such return is filed.