Feds’ Argument in Favor of Premium Tax Credit Gains Momentum, Still Under Attack in Federal Courts

A second federal district court judge has ruled in favor of the government on one of the most serious challenges to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA).  The court dismissed a challenge to the availability of premium tax credits under the ACA.  The plaintiffs now have appeals pending in two federal circuits, and similar challenges remain pending in two other federal trial courts.

 

Topics:  Affordable Care Act, Healthcare, Healthcare Reform, Premiums, Tax Credits

Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Conflict of Laws Updates, Health Updates, Labor & Employment Updates, Tax Updates

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