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house Bill H.R. 5239

Homeowner Tax Assistance Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedMay 6th, 2010

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Homeowner Tax Assistance Act

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional 25 percent allowance for the deduction of qualified residence interest with respect to a principal residence, and to waive recapture of the first-time homebuyer tax credit with respect to residences purchased during 2008.


Homeowner Tax Assistance Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) increase by 25% the allowable tax deduction for mortgage interest on a principal residence until 2014; and (2) waive the requirement to repay credit amounts under the first-time homebuyer tax credit for residences purchased on or after April 9, 2008.

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