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      House Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedOctober 8th, 2009

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Title

Helping Invigorate and Revive our Economy Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the work opportunity tax credit and increase the employer-provided child care credit.

Summary

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.

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