Bill Offers Tax Break on Insurance Premiums

December 2007
HealthLeaders Magazine;Dec2007, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p19
The article reports on the introduction of a legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives that would allow self-employed individuals to deduct the cost of health insurance premiums from their payroll taxes. Under current law, corporations can deduct such insurance premiums from payroll taxes as a business expense, but sole proprietorships cannot.


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