H.R.5691 - To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit for investment in new or expanding small businesses.111th Congress (2009-2010)
Summary: H.R.5691 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
Introduced in House (07/01/2010)
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow individual taxpayers a tax credit for 20% of their qualified small business investments. Defines "qualified small business investment" as any stock in a domestic corporation acquired at its original issue or any capital or profits interest in a domestic partnership if: (1) such stock or interest was acquired solely in exchange for cash; and either (2) such corporation or partnership has been in existence less than 2 years as of the date of such acquisition or such corporation or partnership had at least a 10% growth rate for each of the 2 years preceding such acquisition.