Obama Signs 1099 Repeal Bill

President Obama signed on April 14 a bill (H.R. 4) to repeal controversial expanded information reporting on Form 1099 for certain business payments and rental property expense payments. The Senate passed H.R. 4 on April 5, the House had approved the bill on March 3, 2011. To offset cost of repeal, H.R. 4 increases the amount of the overpayment of the health insurance premium assistance credit that is subject to recapture.

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