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A federal district court has ruled unconstitutional one of the most important tax benefits available to ministers: the minister's housing allowance. A summary of the case follows. The ruling threatens to have a dramatic...more
A D.C. district court judge ruled that a case can proceed challenging the IRS rule allowing individuals who purchase insurance on exchanges established by the Federal government (and not by a State) to be eligible for premium...more
In this month's newsletter we address ten important issues to consider when drafting and amending a summary plan description. ...more
In This Issue:
- Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012
- Tax Planning for the “New Normal”
- HIPAA: Not Just for Health Care
- ADA Requirements for Pools
- Impact of Dodd-Frank Swap Regulations on Loan Documents
In 2008, the Wisconsin Tax Appeals Commission ruled that the following categories of computerized medical equipment are exempt from property tax:
- Ultrasound equipment
- Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...more
By a 5-4 vote and on the strength of an opinion by Chief Justice John Roberts, the United States Supreme Court upheld the individual mandate in President Obama’s signature Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Strictly...more
Yesterday was a historic day as the US Supreme Court ruled 5-4 to uphold the Affordable Care Act. As political pundits and news outlets continue to parse through the opinion and dissents, we wanted to share this link to an...more
Supreme Court to Review Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: In one of the most important and closely watched cases in recent memory, the Supreme Court this Term will decide the constitutionality of the Patient...more
Last week’s big news was the highly unusual three days of oral arguments held by the Supreme Court on various aspects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), including whether the individual mandate,...more
Originally published in Law 360 on March 23, 2012
Law360, New York (March 23, 2012, 1:12 PM ET) -- By the end of March 2012, the United States Supreme Court will have heard three rounds of oral argument on the...more
Happy Friday all! It's been a very busy week here at the ILN, which makes me feel as though this is a well-deserved weekend ahead. On to the roundup - because it's been so busy this week, I'm going with a top...more
In This Issue:
- IRS Releases Community Health Needs Assessment Guidance for Tax-Exempt Hospitals
- California Department Of Insurance Issues Order to Show Cause Against Blue Shield of California for Denying Autism...more
In This Issue:
- District Court Upholds CMS’s Disallowance Of Illinois Medicaid “Provider Tax”
- An IRS Advisory Committee Recommends Changes To IRS Rules For Group Exemptions
- Eighth Circuit Denies Antitrust...more
In This Issue:
- D.C. Circuit Vacates and Remands 2007 and 2008 Rules for Calculating Rural Floor Budget Neutrality Adjustment
- CT Scan Payments Much Too Low Under Medicare Outpatient PPS
- AHA Files Amicus...more
IN THIS ISSUE: Congress Senses That Physical Presence Nexus IS the Standard!; Ouch! Georgia General Assembly Enacts 1.45% “Hospital Tax”; Colorado Zero Apportionment; Washington State Legislature Update; SALT Pet of the...more