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      House Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedFebruary 25th, 2009

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Title

Alzheimer's Family Assistance Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide more help to Alzheimer's disease caregivers.

Summary

Alzheimer's Family Assistance Act of 2009- Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) allow a phased-in tax credit ($2,000 in 2009 increasing by $500 each year until allowing $3,500 in 2012 and thereafter) for family caregivers of spouses and dependents who have long-term care needs; (2) allow a tax deduction for long-term care insurance premiums; and (3) apply certain consumer protection standards to long-term care insurance contracts.

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