First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit

Witnesses testified about a $8,000 dollar tax credit for first-time home buyers, which Congress is considering extending beyond the end of… read more

Witnesses testified about a $8,000 dollar tax credit for first-time home buyers, which Congress is considering extending beyond the end of the current year. A report by the inspector general overseeing IRS operations said as many as 100,000 people (costing about $500 million) may have claimed the credit fraudulently. Witnesses focused on abuses of the credit, proposed legislative changes, and controls to ensure accuracy of claims. close

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First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit

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Program ID:
289591-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 22, 2009
Last Aired:
Oct 29, 2009

Airing Details

  • Oct 22, 2009 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 22, 2009 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 22, 2009 | 9:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2009 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 23, 2009 | 3:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 23, 2009 | 12:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 24, 2009 | 1:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 28, 2009 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 29, 2009 | 4:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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