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Short Titles as Introduced

Protecting Taxpayers Act

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional protections to taxpayers.

Actions Overview (1)

07/26/2018Introduced in Senate

All Actions (2)

10/03/2018Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
07/26/2018Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD]* 07/26/2018

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Finance07/26/2018 Referred to
Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship10/03/2018 Hearings by

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Introduced in Senate (07/26/2018)

Protecting Taxpayers Act

This bill modifies the organizational structure, management practices, and enforcement procedures of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

The bill modifies policies regarding:

  • the IRS Oversight Board,
  • employee training procedures,
  • tax enforcement procedures,
  • various tax requirements that affect small businesses,
  • the correction of errors by retirement plan administrators,
  • programs that assist low-income taxpayers,
  • the IRS appeals process for taxpayers, and
  • information technology.