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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow individuals a credit against income tax for expenses paid or incurred for services for preparing any individual income tax return.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/20/1985Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date All Actions
03/20/1985Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/20/1985Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Vander Jagt, Guy [R-MI-9]* 05/21/1985
Rep. Holt, Marjorie S. [R-MD-4]* 05/21/1985
Rep. Ford, Harold E. [D-TN-9] 09/19/1985

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means03/20/1985 Referred to

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Subjects (5)


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Introduced in House (03/20/1985)

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow individuals an income tax credit for 50 percent of the expenses paid or incurred for services for preparing any individual income tax return. Sets the maximum amount of such credit at $15.