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      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on Finance
    IntroducedMay 5th, 2009

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Official Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the limitation on capital losses applicable to individuals.

Summary

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the limit on the deductibility of losses from the sale or exchange of capital assets for individual taxpayers to $10,000, adjusted for inflation after 2009 (50% of such amount for married individuals filing a separate tax return).