Summary: H.R.957 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.957. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (02/04/2019)

Tax Cuts and Jobs Middle Class Enhancement Act

The bill makes permanent the tax reductions and other provisions for individuals that were enacted in P.L 115-97 (commonly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) and are scheduled to expire at the end of 2025.

The bill also

  • increases the standard deduction,
  • makes permanent the reduction in the adjusted gross income threshold that must be exceeded before a taxpayer is allowed to claim an itemized deduction for medical expenses, and
  • increases the refundable portion of the child tax credit.