What would happen if health benefits were taxed?
Tags: MEDICAL care -- Taxation
- Health care reform shifts to overhaul of Tax Code. Geisel, Jerry // Crain's Cleveland Business;5/1/95, Vol. 16 Issue 18, p20
Reports on legislative changes on the Tax Code for health care in the United States. Benefit options proposed for health care beneficiaries; Creation of an individual retirement account; Apprehensions by legislators on tax reforms.
- How intermediate sanctions change the dynamics... Davidson, Daniel M.; Wester, John // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jul97, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p60
States that the intermediate tax sanctions, established by the Taxpayer Bill of Rights 2 will have an impact on the dynamics of healthcare transactions. Changing dynamics brought about by the sanctions for tax-exempt healthcare organizations; How managers of these organizations can limit their...
- Ruling favors Minn. providers. Kenkel, Paul J. // Modern Healthcare;1/10/94, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p15
Reports on a federal judge's ruling on Minnesota healthcare providers' listing of special medical services tax on bills for patients. Prohibition under MinnesotaCare bill; Legal challenge; Tax proceeds for uninsured and indigent residents; Violation of right to free speech.
- In health care, it's deja vu again. Romano, Michael // Restaurant Business;11/1/94, Vol. 93 Issue 16, p17
Reports on the participation of the restaurant industry in California against taxation proposals to support a statewide medical care program. Implication of additional taxes to company payroll; Coalitions involved against the plan; Supporters.
- `Sin' taxes could multiply. Keyes, Alan // Human Events;10/30/93, Vol. 53 Issue 44, p8
Reports on health care reform as a venue for new tax schemes. Senator Bill Bradley's proposal on the sale of guns and ammunition; Logic of the proposal in terms of health care; Maintenance of the concept of sin through policies; Tax scheme for obese people; Tax scheme on exercise; Regulation of...
- Measuring up. Blankenau, Renee // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;1/5/94, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p14
Focuses on US Congress' reconsideration of the tax-exemption standards under the health care reform. Review of the tax privileges of the nation's not-for-profit hospitals; Assessment of the health needs of the communities; Tax-exempt providers' obligation to poor communities; Proposal to tax...
- Safety in numbers. Hudson, Terese // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;11/20/96, Vol. 70 Issue 22, p38
Reports on the change of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) stand regarding the composition of a medical system's board and its effect on the status of a system as a tax-exempt organization. Former limitation of interested physicians to twenty percent of the board's composition; IRS...
- IRS scrutinizes for-profit conversions. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;11/20/96, Vol. 70 Issue 22, p48
Reports that the Internal Revenue Service is taking a closer look at sales and for-profit conversions of not-for-profit hospitals and health plans, according to the newsletter `Medicine and Health.' Allegations of profits by executives and investors; Enforcement options of the IRS.
- Threat to tax-exempt debt. Pallarito, Karen // Modern Healthcare;07/07/97, Vol. 27 Issue 27, p44
Reports that a tax-exempt debt passed by the United States House could boost healthcare financing costs. Elimination of a corporate tax deduction; Effects of the tax provision; Comments from Ed Fox, director of government affairs at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, a law firm in...