H.R.8 - Estate Tax bill
To make the repeal of the estate tax permanent. view all titles (5)
All Bill Titles
- Popular: Estate Tax bill as .
- Popular: Estate Tax bill.
- Short: Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2005 as introduced.
- Short: Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2005 as passed house.
- Official: To make the repeal of the estate tax permanent. as introduced.
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|Latest Amendment||Status||Purpose View All Amendments |
|H.Amdt 69||Fail||An amendment in the nature of a substitute to immediately eliminate the estate tax for most estates; to increase the estate tax exclusion to $3 million, effective January 1, 2004; to partially offset the cost of increasing the exclusion by freezing existing estate tax rates, eliminating the ability to claim valuation discounts by holding property through partnerships, and restoring the prior law phaseout of the benefit of the graduated rates and exclusion; to repeal the carryover basis rules contained in the 2001 tax bill, and in doing so, continue the favorable current law step-up in basis rules that eliminate capital gains taxes on increases in value before death.|
|Latest Actions View All Actions |
|Jun 08, 2006||Cloture on the motion to proceed not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 57 - 41. Record Vote Number: 164.|
|Jun 08, 2006||Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.|
|Jun 07, 2006||Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.|