H.R.2879 - Working Families Relief Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38] (Introduced 05/21/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/21/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2879 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/21/2019)
Working Families Relief Act
This bill increases and expands tax incentives for employer-provided dependent care assistance programs.
The bill increases the limit on the amount excludible from the gross income of an employee for employer-provided dependent care assistance and requires annual inflation adjustments to such increased limit after 2020.
The bill also allows tax credits for (1) small employer dependent care assistance program start-up costs, and (2) employer matching contributions for dependent care assistance programs.