Key Votes

HR 4181 - Marriage Penalty Tax Bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Jim Langevin voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (323-95) - (Key vote)

Title: Marriage Penalty Tax Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would adjust certain provisions of the tax code relating to married couples.

Highlights:
  • Sets the standard deduction for married couples at twice that of single taxpayers (Sec. 1).
  • Expands the 15% tax bracket of married couples to twice that of single taxpayers (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Marriage Penalty Tax Bill

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