H.R.495: Free File Program Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about taxation
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Sponsor Peter Roskam, R-Ill.
Total Cosponsors 160 (59 Democrats, 101 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 5, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 5, 2013
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Bill Summary

Free File Program Act of 2013 - Authorizes and directs the Secretary of the Treasury to continue to implement and operate the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Free File program (free online individual income tax preparation and electronic filing services provided by the private sector technology industry to lower income taxpayers).

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 5, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.