H.Res.482 - Expressing the sense of the House that Congress should recognize the benefits of charitable giving and express support for the designation of #GivingTuesday.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] (Introduced 10/20/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/20/2015 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.482 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/20/2015)
Recognizes that the United States needs a strong and vibrant charitable and philanthropic sector to enable communities to meet local needs.
Expresses support for: (1) the designation of #GivingTuesday as a way to encourage charitable giving; and (2) strong incentives for all Americans to give generously to charitable organizations by protecting the existing charitable deduction and reinstating incentives that encourage philanthropy, volunteering, and innovation.