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senate Bill S. 2936

Haiti Assistance Income Tax Incentive Act

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      senate Committees
      Committee on Finance
    IntroducedJanuary 20th, 2010

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Title

Haiti Assistance Income Tax Incentive Act

Official Title

A bill to accelerate the income tax benefits for charitable cash contributions for the relief of victims of the earthquake in Haiti.

Summary

Haiti Assistance Income Tax Incentive Act - Treats cash contributions made after January 11, 2010, and before March 1, 2010, for the relief of earthquake victims in Haiti as having been made on December 31, 2009, for purposes of the tax deduction for charitable contributions. Deems a contribution as meeting the recordkeeping requirements of the Internal Revenue Code if the taxpayer produces a telephone bill showing the name of the donee organization and the date and amount of the contribution.

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