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H.R.6359 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income any prizes or awards won in competition in the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games., 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Aug 07, 2012 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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    • On August 26, 2012, by stewey2000 - no more tax deductions or special exemptions, our tax code shouldn't be that complicated. And it isn't the governments place to use the tax code to encourage or discourage legal behavior as better or worse, desired or undesired. It isn't the governments job to say one action is morally better or worse than some other action. It should only enforce laws that prevent criminal behavior.

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