House Bill 2716
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Protecting Gold Star Children Act of 2019
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in House on May 14, 2019
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
May 14, 2019
Latest Action
May 14, 2019
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
2716
Congress
116
Policy Area
Taxation
Taxation
Primary focus of measure is all aspects of income, excise, property, inheritance, and employment taxes; tax administration and collection. Measures concerning state and local finance may fall under Economics and Public Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Tennessee
No House votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Protecting Gold Star Children Act of 2019

This bill treats certain military survivor benefits that are received by children as earned income of the child for the purposes of the kiddie tax (the tax on the unearned income of children). This has the effect of exempting the benefits from such tax.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
05/14/2019
Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
05/14/2019
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
May 15, 2019 7:12:12 AM
Record Updated
Jun 11, 2021 10:05:04 PM