Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 114th Congress.

S. 198 - Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2015

Taxation. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2015

S. 198 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations.
Other Titles
  • Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2015
  • Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2015
Sponsor
Richard J. Durbin
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Corporate finance and management
  • Department of the Treasury
  • Foreign and international corporations
  • Income tax rates
  • Taxation of foreign income
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced1/20/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/20/2015
1/20/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
1/20/2015Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

39 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2015

39 organizations supported this bill

ActionAid USA
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
AFL-CIO
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
american sustainable business council
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Americans for Democratic Action
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Americans for Tax Fairness
Americans for Tax Fairness (2015, November 10). Pfizer’s Tax Dodging Rx: Stash Profits Offshore. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Americans for Tax Fairness.
Business and Investors Against Tax Haven Abuse
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
business for shared prosperity
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
California Fair Share
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
CALPIRG
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Campaign for America's Future
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Center for Effective Government
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in Washington (CREW)
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Citizens for Tax Justice
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
EarthRights International
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
EG Justice
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Fair Share
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Financial Transparency Coalition
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Firedoglake
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Global Financial Integrity
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Global Witness
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Government Accountability Project
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Institute on Taxation & Economic Policy
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Jubilee USA Network
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Leadership Conference of Women Religious
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Main Street Alliance
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
national priorities project
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
New Rules for Global Finance
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Oxfam America
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
pacific environment
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Project On Government Oversight
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Public Citizen
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Service Employees International Union
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Tax Justice Network
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
U.S. PIRG
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
U.S. UNCUT
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.
Wealth for Common Good
Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition (2015, January 20). FACT Praises Introduction of Stop Corporate Inversions Act Renewed Focus on Corporate Tax Avoidance. Retrieved March 25, 2016, from Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency Coalition.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$43,178$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$48,987$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$787,394$0
John BarrassoRWY$10,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,156,726$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$105,964$0
Roy BluntRMO$113,630$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$260,296$0
John BoozmanRAR$15,535$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$5,647$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$710,970$0
Richard BurrRNC$33,950$0
Maria CantwellDWA$150,884$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$30,749$0
Ben CardinDMD$92,775$0
Tom CarperDDE$39,700$0
Bob CaseyDPA$133,004$0
Bill CassidyRLA$52,349$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$3,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$37,400$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$47,050$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$111,872$0
Bob CorkerRTN$15,600$0
John CornynRTX$11,000$0
Tom CottonRAR$35,387$0
Mike CrapoRID$3,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$18,799$0
Steve DainesRMT$10,900$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$116,990$0
Dick DurbinDIL$137,699$0
Mike EnziRWY$11,500$0
Joni ErnstRIA$5,749$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$55,894$0
Deb FischerRNE$4,000$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$6,500$0
Al FrankenDMN$375,622$0
Cory GardnerRCO$30,505$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$216,593$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$53,863$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$16,750$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$27,050$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$460,031$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$89,822$0
Dean HellerRNV$19,500$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$152,739$0
John HoevenRND$5,333$0
Jim InhofeROK$3,750$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$18,100$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$16,725$0
Tim KaineDVA$700,358$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$74,285$0
Mark KirkRIL$22,620$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$65,035$0
James LankfordROK$23,600$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$119,983$0
Mike LeeRUT$1,753$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$58,625$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$634,079$0
John McCainRAZ$14,425$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$206,758$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$32,400$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$63,950$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$264,458$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$6,250$0
Jerry MoranRKS$20,300$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$18,143$0
Chris MurphyDCT$429,691$0
Patty MurrayDWA$369,452$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$179,550$0
Rand PaulRKY$9,395$0
David PerdueRGA$12,400$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$747,159$0
Rob PortmanROH$55,470$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$40,725$0
Harry ReidDNV$27,167$0
Jim RischRID$16,500$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$12,439$0
Mike RoundsRSD$4,250$0
Marco RubioRFL$44,285$0
Bernie SandersIVT$396,082$0
Ben SasseRNE$6,200$0
Brian SchatzDHI$422,740$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$268,050$0
Tim ScottRSC$16,300$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$2,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$387,973$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$142,513$0
Dan SullivanRAK$11,094$0
Jon TesterDMT$442,207$0
John ThuneRSD$25,896$0
Thom TillisRNC$12,200$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$31,734$0
Tom UdallDNM$292,565$0
David VitterRLA$23,300$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$127,752$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,088,514$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$180,517$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$8,250$0
Ron WydenDOR$240,778$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$43,178$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$48,987$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$787,394$0
John BarrassoRWY$10,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,156,726$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$105,964$0
Roy BluntRMO$113,630$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$260,296$0
John BoozmanRAR$15,535$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$5,647$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$710,970$0
Richard BurrRNC$33,950$0
Maria CantwellDWA$150,884$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$30,749$0
Ben CardinDMD$92,775$0
Tom CarperDDE$39,700$0
Bob CaseyDPA$133,004$0
Bill CassidyRLA$52,349$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$3,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$37,400$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$47,050$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$111,872$0
Bob CorkerRTN$15,600$0
John CornynRTX$11,000$0
Tom CottonRAR$35,387$0
Mike CrapoRID$3,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$18,799$0
Steve DainesRMT$10,900$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$116,990$0
Dick DurbinDIL$137,699$0
Mike EnziRWY$11,500$0
Joni ErnstRIA$5,749$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$55,894$0
Deb FischerRNE$4,000$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$6,500$0
Al FrankenDMN$375,622$0
Cory GardnerRCO$30,505$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$216,593$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$53,863$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$16,750$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$27,050$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$460,031$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$89,822$0
Dean HellerRNV$19,500$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$152,739$0
John HoevenRND$5,333$0
Jim InhofeROK$3,750$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$18,100$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$16,725$0
Tim KaineDVA$700,358$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$74,285$0
Mark KirkRIL$22,620$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$65,035$0
James LankfordROK$23,600$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$119,983$0
Mike LeeRUT$1,753$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$58,625$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$634,079$0
John McCainRAZ$14,425$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$206,758$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$32,400$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$63,950$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$264,458$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$6,250$0
Jerry MoranRKS$20,300$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$18,143$0
Chris MurphyDCT$429,691$0
Patty MurrayDWA$369,452$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$179,550$0
Rand PaulRKY$9,395$0
David PerdueRGA$12,400$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$747,159$0
Rob PortmanROH$55,470$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$40,725$0
Harry ReidDNV$27,167$0
Jim RischRID$16,500$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$12,439$0
Mike RoundsRSD$4,250$0
Marco RubioRFL$44,285$0
Bernie SandersIVT$396,082$0
Ben SasseRNE$6,200$0
Brian SchatzDHI$422,740$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$268,050$0
Tim ScottRSC$16,300$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$2,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$387,973$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$142,513$0
Dan SullivanRAK$11,094$0
Jon TesterDMT$442,207$0
John ThuneRSD$25,896$0
Thom TillisRNC$12,200$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$31,734$0
Tom UdallDNM$292,565$0
David VitterRLA$23,300$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$127,752$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,088,514$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$180,517$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$8,250$0
Ron WydenDOR$240,778$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Democratic/Liberal$7,379,240
Environmental policy$5,398,859
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Churches, clergy & religious organizations$525,766
State & local govt employee unions$455,196
Small business associations$392,318
Commercial service unions$374,750
Labor Unions$197,000
Human Rights$45,000
Consumer groups$750

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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