House passes estate tax bill on 55-33 vote; deal with Senate GOP exempts some family-owned business assets

Staff writerJune 13, 2013 

The House vote on the new version of the estate tax passed on a 53-to-33 vote this morning. A few Republican members objected to making the law retroactive to include certain estate trusts formed prior to 2005 that are now eligible for tax refunds after a 2012 court ruling.

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