For health care and social sectors, Value Added Tax remains a difficult but curable proposition
- NHS+Vat. Lansley, Andrew // New Statesman;10/17/97, Vol. 126 Issue 4356, p16
Proposes allocating value added taxes to the provision of health and social services in Great Britain. Need for government to respond to national health service demands; Linking of unpopular tax to most popular spend; Possible constraints.
- Exempt Healthcare Services from GST: NATHEALTH. // eHEALTH;1/11/2016, p1
The article cites a pre-budget recommendation presented by India's Healthcare body NATHEALTH or Healthcare Federation of India for the Indian government to exempt healthcare services from Goods & Services Tax to achieve the goal of Universal Healthcare Coverage.
- Tax change threat to Connexions. // Community Care;4/15/2004, Issue 1518, p6
Reports on the impact of the decision to cut the budget for the Connexions service in Great Britain. Number of Connexions partnerships that could be affected by the value-added tax compensation; Firms providing services to the partnerships which had decided to end their contracts.
- REPORT CARD. // Accountancy;Sep2013, Vol. 151 Issue 1441, p12
The article discusses the impact of state schools' transition into academies on their accounting practices and related policies in Great Britain as of September 2013. It highlights the statutory reporting requirements of academies which follow the Charities Statement of Recommended Practice...
- Umsatzsteuer bei Anschlussbehandlungen? // Ergotherapie & Rehabilitation;Jan2012, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p29
An article on the payment of value added tax on medication and other tangible medical goods compared to the tax-free payment for intangible health care that serves to address a specific health concern. The author explains that preventative medicine is taxable according to German law, but also...
- New VAT ruling on insurance reports. Davies, Edward // GP: General Practitioner;1/12/2004, p18
Provision of certain medical services will now be subject to VAT, after HM Customs&Excise failed to overturn a ruling by the European Court of Justice at an appeal. The court ruled that if the principal purpose of the medical service was for protection, maintenance or restoration of the health...
- Health Care Vouchers – A Proposal for Universal Coverage. Emanuel, Ezekiel J.; Fuchs, Victor R. // New England Journal of Medicine;3/24/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 12, p1255
The article presents the authors' views on a voucher system for universal health care to deal with the financing of U.S. health care services. They suggest that as part of the system, every American under 65 years of age would receive a voucher that would pay for his basic health services from a...
- VAT, superannuation and ethical funds. // GP: General Practitioner;11/9/2007, p46
The article presents questions and answers related to medical care including if private travel vaccines attract value added tax (VAT) when invoicing the patient, the sharing of superannuation income by general practitioners (GPs) returning to personal medical services (PMS) practice, and on...
- Calendar of main economic events. // OECD Economic Surveys: Switzerland;Dec2000, p177
Presents information on the economic events in Switzerland from January 1999 to June 2000. Increase in the valued-added tax; Objective of the monetary policy of the Swiss National Bank; Revision of the Law on Health Insurance.