S.1627 - Empowerment Zone and Renewal Community Enhancement Act of 2007

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and expand the benefits for businesses operating in empowerment zones, enterprise communities, or renewal communities, and for other purposes. view all titles (2)

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  • Short: Empowerment Zone and Renewal Community Enhancement Act of 2007 as introduced.
  • Official: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and expand the benefits for businesses operating in empowerment zones, enterprise communities, or renewal communities, and for other purposes. as introduced.

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Official Summary

Empowerment Zone and Renewal Community Enhancement Act of 2007 - Amends Internal Revenue Code provisions relating to tax-preferred empowerment zones, rural enterprise communities, and renewal communities to: (1) extend the period of designation for such areas through 2015; (2) provide a saf

Official Summary

Empowerment Zone and Renewal Community Enhancement Act of 2007 - Amends Internal Revenue Code provisions relating to tax-preferred empowerment zones, rural enterprise communities, and renewal communities to:
(1) extend the period of designation for such areas through 2015;
(2) provide a safe harbor standard for employee residency requirements in empowerment zones;
(3) eliminate certain residency requirements for the empowerment zone employment tax credit;
(4) grant authority to expand the boundaries of empowerment zones and enterprise communities, including those located in rural areas;
(5) allow carryovers of unused expensing allowances for enterprise zone businesses;
(6) allow certain empowerment zone businesses to elect to receive payments in lieu of tax benefits;
(7) allow federal guarantees and tax exemptions for enterprise zones and renewal communities; and
(8) allow the issuance of tax-exempt rural enterprise community bonds.

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