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house Bill H.R. 3809

Indigent Funeral Expense Reimbursement Act of 2009

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      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedOctober 14th, 2009

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Indigent Funeral Expense Reimbursement Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for unreimbursed funeral expenses with respect to a deceased indigent individual.


Indigent Funeral Expense Reimbursement Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a funeral home proprietor a tax deduction for the unreimbursed expense of providing funeral or burial goods and services for a deceased indigent individual. Limits the annual amount of such deduction to $3,000.

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