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House Committee on Ways and MeansIntroducedOctober 8th, 2009
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Helping Invigorate and Revive our Economy Act of 2009
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the work opportunity tax credit and increase the employer-provided child care credit.
Helping Invigorate and Revive our Economy Act of 2009 or the HIRE America Act - Amends Internal Revenue Code provisions relating to the work opportunity tax credit to: (1) increase the rate of such credit to 50% for members of a targeted group and allow a credit for 30% of wages paid to individuals who are not members of a targeted group; (2) increase the rate of such credit for part-time workers; (3) increase the dollar limitation on the wages eligible for such credit for disabled veterans and summer youth employees; and (4) make such credit permanent. Increases the rate of the tax credit for employer-provided child care.