S 89

111th CONGRESS
2d Session

S. 89

To repeal the imposition of withholding on certain payments made to vendors by Government entities.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 25 (legislative day, January 5), 2011

Mr. VITTER (for himself, Mr. BURR, Mr. ISAKSON, Mr. WICKER, and Mr. INHOFE) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


A BILL

To repeal the imposition of withholding on certain payments made to vendors by Government entities.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Withholding Tax Relief Act of 2011'.

SEC. 2. REPEAL OF IMPOSITION OF WITHHOLDING ON CERTAIN PAYMENTS MADE TO VENDORS BY GOVERNMENT ENTITIES.

    The amendment made by section 511 of the Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005 is repealed and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 shall be applied as if such amendment had never been enacted.

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