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senate Bill S. 1297

Retirement Security for Life Act of 2009

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      senate Committees
      Committee on Finance
    IntroducedJune 18th, 2009

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Retirement Security for Life Act of 2009

Official Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage guaranteed lifetime income payments from annuities and similar payments of life insurance proceeds at dates later than death by excluding from income a portion of such payments.


Retirement Security for Life Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow an exclusion from gross income for 50 percent of the amount otherwise includible in gross income as guaranteed payments from certain annuity or life insurance contracts. Limits the amount of such exclusion to $20,000 in any taxable year. Provides for an inflation adjustment of the $20,000 limitation beginning in 2011.

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