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Motor Vehicle Tax Repeal Act

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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to repeal the excise tax on trucks, buses, and tractors and parts and accessories for such vehicles.

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Date Actions Overview
03/24/1975Introduced in House

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Date All Actions
03/24/1975Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/24/1975Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (11)

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Rep. Traxler, Bob [D-MI-8]
Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16]
Rep. Ford, William D. [D-MI-15]
Rep. O'Hara, James G. [D-MI-12]
Rep. Nedzi, Lucien N. [D-MI-14]
Rep. Brodhead, William [D-MI-17]
Rep. Carr, Bob [D-MI-8]
Rep. Blanchard, James [D-MI-18]
Rep. Diggs, Charles C., Jr. [D-MI-13]
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-1]
Rep. Riegle, Donald W., Jr. [D-MI-7]

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House Ways and Means03/24/1975 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/24/1975)

Motor Vehicle Tax Repeal Act - Repeals the excise tax on trucks, buses, and tractors and parts accessories for such vehicles.

Provides for the refund or credit of such taxes paid by the manufacturer, producer, or importer on items sold after January 1, 1975.