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Thursday, July 19, 2007

Judiciary Committee Votes to Prohibit Tax Strategy Patents

The House Judiciary Committee voted yesterday to prohibit patents of tax planning methods, defined as "a plan, strategy, technique or scheme that is designed to reduce, minimize, or defer" a taxpayer's tax liability.

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