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S. 3436 - Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act

Taxation. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to prevent proposed regulations relating to restrictions on liquidation of an interest with respect to estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes from taking effect. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act

S. 3436 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to prevent proposed regulations relating to restrictions on liquidation of an interest with respect to estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes from taking effect. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to prevent proposed regulations relating to restrictions on liquidation of an interest with respect to estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes from taking effect.
Other Titles
  • Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act
  • Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act
Sponsor
Marco Rubio
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Department of the Treasury
  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
  • Transfer and inheritance taxes
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced9/28/2016
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced9/28/2016
9/28/2016Introduced in Senate
9/28/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
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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
Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act

39 organizations supported this bill

Acme United Corporation
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
American Society of Appraisers
ASA (2016, October 6). Talking Points Against IRS Section 2704 Proposed Regulations. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from American Society of Appraisers.
Americans for Tax Reform
De Vincenzi, Natalie (2016, November 1). ATR Submits Comment Opposing Regulation to Increase Death Tax Burden. Retrieved November 7, 2016, from ATR.
ARF Financial
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Asian American Hotel Owners Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Association of Mature American Citizens
Weber, Dan (2016, October 24). AMAC Supports the “Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act”. Retrieved November 7, 2016, from AMAC.
Balboa Capital
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
BASF
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Coalition of Franchisee Associations
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Dominos Franchisee Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Dunkin Donuts Independent Franchise Owners
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Family Business Coalition
Family Business Coalition (2016, September 29). Please cosponsor S. 3436 the Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from No Estate Tax.
Franchise Business Services
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
FSV Payment Systems
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Fusion
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Garner & Ginsburg
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Independent Community Bankers of America
Independent Community Bankers of America (2016, November 28). ICBA Advocacy Priorities. Retrieved December 1, 2016, from Independent Community Bankers of America.
Independent Organization of Little Caesar Franchisees
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
International Association of Kumon Franchisees
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
JD Palatine
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Jimmy John's Franchisee Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Maine Franchise Owners Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Marmon Group
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Meineke Dealers Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
MultiSite LED
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
National Association of Electrical Distributors
NAED (2016, September 30). NAED ISSUE ALERT: NAED STEPS UP EFFORT TO STOP CHANGES TO ESTATE TAX. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from ted the ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTOR magazine.
National Association of Manufacturers
Lee, Carolyn (2016, October 6). NAM Applauds Introduction of Bills Protecting Family-Owned Businesses. Retrieved October 18, 2016, from National Association of Manufacturers.
National Coalition of Associations of 7-Eleven Franchisees
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
National Franchisee Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
National Taxpayers Union
Swift, Nan (2016, November 14). Bill Takes Aim at Backdoor Death Tax Hike. Retrieved November 14, 2016, from NTU.
National TUPSSO Franchise Owners Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
North American Association of Subway Franchisees
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
rapid! Paycard
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
S Corporation Association
S Corporation Association (2016, September 30). Business Community Rallies. Retrieved October 18, 2016, from S Corporation Association.
Service Station Franchise Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Supercuts Franchisee Association
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Tekmark Global Solutions
CFA (2016, September 29). Rubio, Moran, Flake Introduce Bill to Protect Family Businesses. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from CFA.
Tire Industry Association
TIA (2016, October 3). October 3, 2016 Weekly Legislative Update. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from Tire Industry Associaiton.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Josten, R. Bruce (2016, October 24). Letter on S. 3436, the “Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act". Retrieved October 24, 2016, from US Chamber.

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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$628,383$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$1,892,171$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$819,151$0
John BarrassoRWY$392,355$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$2,395,400$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$1,096,337$0
Roy BluntRMO$1,652,112$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,925,104$0
John BoozmanRAR$492,895$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$36,000$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$2,263,386$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,415,689$0
Maria CantwellDWA$724,456$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$1,340,300$0
Ben CardinDMD$689,928$0
Tom CarperDDE$743,961$0
Bob CaseyDPA$2,093,741$0
Bill CassidyRLA$1,283,362$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$189,550$0
William Thad CochranRMS$661,299$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$678,689$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$1,277,609$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,268,873$0
John CornynRTX$1,634,772$0
Tom CottonRAR$2,607,994$0
Mike CrapoRID$797,048$0
Ted CruzRTX$3,816,988$0
Steve DainesRMT$848,734$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$1,126,441$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,438,675$0
Mike EnziRWY$280,977$0
Joni ErnstRIA$476,613$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$729,288$0
Deb FischerRNE$688,693$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$2,122,753$0
Al FrankenDMN$1,262,162$0
Cory GardnerRCO$1,639,844$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,811,298$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,417,688$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$922,325$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,066,927$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$827,108$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$748,849$0
Dean HellerRNV$1,000,161$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$746,025$0
John HoevenRND$261,698$0
Jim InhofeROK$410,124$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,147,733$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$2,009,937$0
Tim KaineDVA$2,952,892$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$358,503$0
Mark KirkRIL$1,229,766$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$1,137,869$0
James LankfordROK$716,257$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$632,404$0
Mike LeeRUT$1,266,560$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$767,950$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$1,682,096$0
John McCainRAZ$1,255,531$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$2,334,781$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,864,769$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,812,404$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$488,947$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$64,950$0
Jerry MoranRKS$546,268$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$633,972$0
Chris MurphyDCT$1,205,674$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,025,303$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,006,665$0
Rand PaulRKY$1,008,543$0
David PerdueRGA$1,014,381$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$1,815,099$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,975,455$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$525,220$0
Harry ReidDNV$371,742$0
Jim RischRID$252,487$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$843,114$0
Mike RoundsRSD$601,601$0
Marco RubioRFL$2,361,393$0
Bernie SandersIVT$120,702$0
Ben SasseRNE$1,214,246$0
Brian SchatzDHI$1,267,144$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$2,951,678$0
Tim ScottRSC$1,690,860$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$152,153$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$908,900$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$785,971$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,153,369$0
Dan SullivanRAK$1,293,688$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,823,718$0
John ThuneRSD$899,019$0
Thom TillisRNC$1,290,892$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$3,936,686$0
Tom UdallDNM$813,787$0
David VitterRLA$308,192$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$2,322,574$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,421,540$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$744,496$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$396,984$0
Ron WydenDOR$1,344,255$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$628,383$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$1,892,171$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$819,151$0
John BarrassoRWY$392,355$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$2,395,400$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$1,096,337$0
Roy BluntRMO$1,652,112$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,925,104$0
John BoozmanRAR$492,895$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$36,000$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$2,263,386$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,415,689$0
Maria CantwellDWA$724,456$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$1,340,300$0
Ben CardinDMD$689,928$0
Tom CarperDDE$743,961$0
Bob CaseyDPA$2,093,741$0
Bill CassidyRLA$1,283,362$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$189,550$0
William Thad CochranRMS$661,299$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$678,689$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$1,277,609$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,268,873$0
John CornynRTX$1,634,772$0
Tom CottonRAR$2,607,994$0
Mike CrapoRID$797,048$0
Ted CruzRTX$3,816,988$0
Steve DainesRMT$848,734$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$1,126,441$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,438,675$0
Mike EnziRWY$280,977$0
Joni ErnstRIA$476,613$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$729,288$0
Deb FischerRNE$688,693$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$2,122,753$0
Al FrankenDMN$1,262,162$0
Cory GardnerRCO$1,639,844$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,811,298$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,417,688$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$922,325$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,066,927$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$827,108$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$748,849$0
Dean HellerRNV$1,000,161$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$746,025$0
John HoevenRND$261,698$0
Jim InhofeROK$410,124$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,147,733$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$2,009,937$0
Tim KaineDVA$2,952,892$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$358,503$0
Mark KirkRIL$1,229,766$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$1,137,869$0
James LankfordROK$716,257$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$632,404$0
Mike LeeRUT$1,266,560$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$767,950$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$1,682,096$0
John McCainRAZ$1,255,531$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$2,334,781$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,864,769$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,812,404$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$488,947$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$64,950$0
Jerry MoranRKS$546,268$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$633,972$0
Chris MurphyDCT$1,205,674$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,025,303$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,006,665$0
Rand PaulRKY$1,008,543$0
David PerdueRGA$1,014,381$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$1,815,099$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,975,455$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$525,220$0
Harry ReidDNV$371,742$0
Jim RischRID$252,487$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$843,114$0
Mike RoundsRSD$601,601$0
Marco RubioRFL$2,361,393$0
Bernie SandersIVT$120,702$0
Ben SasseRNE$1,214,246$0
Brian SchatzDHI$1,267,144$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$2,951,678$0
Tim ScottRSC$1,690,860$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$152,153$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$908,900$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$785,971$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,153,369$0
Dan SullivanRAK$1,293,688$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,823,718$0
John ThuneRSD$899,019$0
Thom TillisRNC$1,290,892$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$3,936,686$0
Tom UdallDNM$813,787$0
David VitterRLA$308,192$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$2,322,574$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,421,540$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$744,496$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$396,984$0
Ron WydenDOR$1,344,255$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Attorneys & law firms$57,657,794
Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
Commercial banks & bank holding companies$13,611,099
Restaurants & drinking establishments$5,392,834
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate$3,868,455
Chemicals$3,741,693
Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$3,706,819
Hotels & motels$3,225,273
Management consultants & services$3,185,409
Financial services & consulting$2,500,271
Department, variety & convenience stores$1,941,921
Services$1,530,577
Other financial services$1,441,818
Data processing & computer services$1,421,778
Miscellaneous retail stores$1,398,669
Truck/Automotive parts & accessories$1,010,590
Gasoline service stations$1,010,372
General business associations$683,423
Manufacturing$635,786
Small business associations$392,318
Chambers of commerce$358,176
Marketing research services$340,293
Hardware & tools$196,400
Auto repair$169,890
Beauty & barber shops$141,923
Electrical Supply$91,632
Electrical lighting products$64,850
Fiscal & tax policy$43,350

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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