Summary: H.R.2879 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2879. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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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.