Nearly 6 million Americans - most of them in the middle class - will face a tax penalty for not carrying medical coverage once President Barack Obama's health care overhaul law is fully in place, congressional budget analysts said Wednesday.
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#44 Sep 25, 2012
What do you expect when you have a groid making decisions?
#45 Sep 25, 2012
Correct, and I just read an article today that the medicare supplemental drug insurance plans are going up 7-15%. That "donut hole" already costs a fortune and with this added expense, I am better off paying for the drugs out of pocket. So much for insurance company regulations, huh?
#46 Sep 25, 2012
I hope everyone on here realizes that this is NOT a tax, but a fine for not buying mandated coverage, which is illegal to impose. But if you refer to it as a tax, then Odummbo broke one of his main campaign promises not to raise taxes on the middle class. mmmmmmm
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#47 Sep 25, 2012
if you want to get that sort of technical, you could say that it's not a tax at all, but a limitation on deductions
#48 Sep 25, 2012
I consider letting the payroll tax cut to lapse to be a tax hike too
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