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    IntroducedJanuary 22nd, 2009

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Main Street Recovery Act

Official Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to stimulate business investment, and for other purposes.


Main Street Recovery Act - Provides for a 15% investment tax credit through June 30, 2010, for the purchase of business equipment and machinery. Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) extend through June 30, 2010, the additional 50% depreciation allowance (bonus depreciation) for business and investment property; (2) allow such depreciation for nonresidential real property or residential rental property; and (3) extend through 2010 the increased expensing allowance for depreciable business assets and expand the types of depreciable property eligible for expensing.