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house Bill H.R. 6658

Urban Competitiveness Act

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      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedDecember 13th, 2012

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Urban Competitiveness Act

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a zero capital gains rate for certain new investments in specified areas made during a temporary period.


Urban Competitiveness Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income any capital gain from the sale or exchange of a stock, partnership, or business property interest invested in an enterprise zone area which had an average unemployment rate of not less than 150% of the national average rate during the preceding calendar year and which experienced a population loss of at least 20% during the 10-year period beginning in 2000.

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