Key Votes

H Amdt 763 - Estate Tax Substitute Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Paul Ryan voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT, WHICH REPLACES THE ENTIRE TEXT OF THE LEGISLATION WITH A NEW TEXT. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Stage Details

Amendment - Amendment Rejected (House) (196-222) - (Key vote)

Title: Estate Tax Substitute Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a substitute amendment that would increase the estate tax exemption for small businesses and family owned farms and reduce all estate taxes by 20 percent.

Highlights:
  • Increases the estates tax exemption from $1.3 million to $2 million for small businesses and family owned farms, and from $675,000 to $1.1 million for individuals.
  • Provides a 20 percent across-the-board reduction to estate and gift taxes.
Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Estate Tax Substitute Amendment

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