TITLE

MEDICAID: Thousands of Medicaid Providers Abuse the Federal Tax System

AUTHOR(S)
Kutz, Gregory D.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
GAO Reports;11/15/2007, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of Medicaid providers abuse on the federal tax system in the U.S. It is revealed that over 30,000 Medicaid providers all over the nation had over one billion unpaid federal taxes which is evident on the reviewed tax records and researches on criminal, financial, and other public records. Based on various investigations and interviews, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) have proven that these providers affect the stability of the medical services.
ACCESSION #
27825323

 

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