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house Bill H.R. 786

Tar Sands Tax Loophole Elimination Act

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      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedFebruary 15th, 2013

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Tar Sands Tax Loophole Elimination Act

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that tar sands are crude oil for purposes of the Federal excise tax on petroleum.


Tar Sands Tax Loophole Elimination Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to include tar sands in the definition of "crude oil" for purposes of the excise tax on petroleum.

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