CCAGW Annual Ratings

Estate Tax Repeal – Passage


Passage of the bill that would repeal the federal estate tax. The measure also would repeal the generation-skipping transfer tax and reduce the top marginal rate for the federal gift tax from 40 percent to 35 percent.

Note: A "nay" was a vote in support of the president's position.

Vote Number: 
House Vote 161
Bill Number: 
HR 1105
CCAGW Position: 
Vote Results: 
Passed 240-179 : R 233-3; D 7-176