H.R.2923 - Inclusive Prosperity Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13] (Introduced 05/22/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/22/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2923 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/22/2019)
Inclusive Prosperity Act of 2019
This bill imposes an excise tax on the transfer of ownership in certain securities (covered transaction), including any share of stock in a corporation; any partnership or beneficial interest in a partnership or trust; any note, bond, debenture, or other evidence of indebtedness (excluding tax-exempt municipal bonds); and derivative financial instruments.
The bill includes exceptions for initial issues, certain traded short-term indebtedness, and securities lending arrangements.
The bill also (1) imposes a penalty on taxpayers who fail to include a covered transaction on their tax return or information statement, and (2) allows an individual taxpayer whose modified adjusted gross income does not exceed $50,000 ($75,000 for married taxpayers filing joint returns) a tax credit for the amount of tax paid on covered transactions.