House Ways and Means Committee Takes First Steps Toward Additional Coronavirus Relief Legislation

The House Ways and Means Committee measures would further extend the relief measures created by the CARES Act and the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, and would go further by significantly expanding existing tax credits and making changes to the international tax system. Read More

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