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Medicare reform

Medicare reform

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Published by Employee Benefit Research Institute .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insurance, Health,
  • United States,
  • Health Insurance for Aged and Disabled, Title 18,
  • Medicare,
  • economics,
  • Congresses

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8328564M
    ISBN 100866430458
    ISBN 109780866430456

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    Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on April 09, While the recently passed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) did repeal the individual health coverage mandate under the Affordable Care Act, it left in place the % Additional Medicare tax on high-income individuals. The takeaway here is that there were no changes to the tax treatment of Medicare benefits or rules due to.


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