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What you need to know for 2010 – Dissecting the Healthcare Bill – Part 1 of 4 | Tax Tip of the Week | No. 46 June 23, 2010

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We are going to start a four-part series of Tax Tips to take a look at the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care & Education Affordability Act.  These acts represent over 2400 pages of new laws and are collectively called the Healthcare Bill.

Despite widespread belief that health coverage is mandatory now, the mandate for health insurance coverage does not actually take effect until 2014.  In fact, some provisions of the Healthcare Bill do not take effect until 2018.

This week we will highlight the changes that take effect in 2010.  Subsequent Tax Tips will look at future changes.

Here is what you need to know for 2010:

There are many unknown and unanswered questions about this mammoth and far reaching bill.  As Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi said, “Let’s pass this bill and see what is in it.”

We’ll find out together.

Questions? In Dayton, call 937-436-3133 and in Xenia, call 937-372-3504. Or visit http://www.bradstreetcpas.com.

Rick Prewitt – the guy behind TTW

…until next week.


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