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HR 5250

Title: Veterans Back to Work Act of 2019
Author: Rep. Ron Wright (R-TX)

Summary
<p><b>Veterans Back to Work Act of 2019 </b></p> <p>This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to (1) make permanent the work opportunity tax credit for hiring qualified veterans (veterans receiving compensation for a service-connected disability and other federal assistance); and (2) allow employers who hire qualified veterans to elect to claim the tax credit as an exemption from employment and railroad retirement taxes for such veterans' first-year wages, subject to specified limitations. </p> <p>The bill appropriates amounts to the Social Security trust funds and the Social Security Equivalent Benefit Account to cover any revenue loss to such funds resulting from this bill. </p>

Status
Introduced in House 11/21/2019
Introduced in House 11/21/2019
Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. 11/21/2019
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H10028) 12/11/2019

Bill Text
11/21/2019 - HR 5250 (Introduced+in+House) 11/08/2019 - HR 5250 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Ron Wright (R-TX)
    U.S. Representative

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