According to the revenue clause of US constitution, all tax bills are to originate in House of Representatives. This is similar to Westminster system in which all monetary bills originate in the lower house.
Asked in US Presidents, US Congress
How do bills get to Congress?
Bills are introduced by the members of Congress. Once a bill is introduced, it goes to the appropriate committee for review. Tax revenue bill must introduced in the House of Representatives, although there are ways to get around this restriction. ...
Asked in Politics and Government, US Constitution
Which part of the legislative branch must all tax bills and spending bill start?
which house starts all revenue bills <><><> House of Representatives. ...
Asked in History of the United States
To whom does the Constitution give the power to tax?
The Constitution gives the legislative branch the power to tax. However, only the House of Representatives can introduce tax bills. Those bills must then be approved by the Senate. ...
Who can write tax bills according to the US constitution?
According the United States Constitution, only the House of Representatives can introduce tax bills. The Senate has to approve them and the president must sign it for it to become law. ...
Asked in US Constitution
What kind of bill can only the House of Representatives start?
According to Article I, section 7 of the US Constitution, bills that involve revenue (tax bills) must originate in the lower house of Congress. ...