HR 4297 Update: Modification of Exclusion for U.S. Citizens and Residents Living Abroad
May 26, 2006
By Andrew M. Short and Matt W. Walding
The Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005 (“TIPRA”), was signed by President Bush on May 17, 2006. TIPRA modifies the rules relating to the exclusion of certain foreign-source income and foreign housing costs by U.S. citizens and residents living abroad under Section 911 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.