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Committee on the JudiciaryIntroducedMay 21st, 2009
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To amend title 35, United States Code, to limit the patentability of tax planning methods.
Amends federal patent law to deny a patent for a tax planning method. Defines "tax planning method" as any method for reducing, minimizing, or deferring tax liability (not including tax preparation software).