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house Bill H.R. 3640

Innovation, Research, and Manufacturing Act

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      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedDecember 3rd, 2013

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Innovation, Research, and Manufacturing Act

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase and make permanent the research credit.


Innovation, Research, and Manufacturing Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for increasing research activities, to: (1) increase such credit (from the sum of 20% of the excess of qualified research expenses for the taxable year over the base amount, 20% of the basic research payments, and 20% of the amounts paid by the taxpayer in carrying on any trade or business during the taxable year to an energy research consortium for energy research to the sum of 30% of each of those); (2) make such credit permanent; and (3) allow such credit to offset the employment taxes of an eligible small employer, as defined by the Small Business Act.

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