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house Bill H.R. 1556

Fairness in International Taxation Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedApril 15th, 2013

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Fairness in International Taxation Act

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent corporations from exploiting tax treaties to evade taxation of United States income.


Fairness in International Taxation Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to prohibit a reduction under any treaty of the United States of tax withholding for a tax deductible payment made between persons who are members of the same foreign controlled group of entities unless there would be a similar reduction for payments made directly to the foreign parent corporation of such entities.

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