House passes GOP tax reform bill: How does the Senate's version compare?

November 17, 2017

The Senate’s tax overhaul is slightly different from that of the House version and includes a repeal of the Affordable Care Act’s requirement to buy insurance. It would also sunset certain individual tax changes after a few years.

The Senate Finance Committee approved along party lines its $1.5 trillion tax overhaul plan Thursday as well, sending it to the full Senate for a vote.

"Now the ball is in the Senate's court," Vice President Mike Pence said after the House vote. "The next few weeks are going to be vitally important and they're going to be a challenge."

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