H.R.6179: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend for 1 year the American Opportunity Tax Credit and the disregard of tax refunds for purposes of Federal, and federally-assisted, programs.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about taxation
  • Introduced July 24, 2012
  • Latest Major Action July 24, 2012

Bill Summary

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2013: (1) the increase in the Hope Scholarship tax credit (American Opportunity Tax Credit), and (2) the disregard of tax refunds for purposes of determining eligibility for means tested federal programs.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
July 24, 2012

Introduced in the House by Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas)

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