Key Votes

HR 4865 - Social Security Benefits Tax Relief bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Greg Walden voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (265-159) - (Key vote)

Title: Social Security Benefits Tax Relief bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that lowers the percentage of Social Security benefits subject to taxation from 85% to 50% for eligible retirees.

Highlights:
  • Declares that single taxpayers with annual incomes over $25,000 and married couples with annual incomes over $32,000 are eligible for the tax rate reduction.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Social Security Benefits Tax Relief bill

Sponsors

  • William Reynolds 'Bill' Archer (TX - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • E. Clay Shaw Jr. (FL - R) (Out Of Office)