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To: tcrlaf

I have heard the medical device tax is one of the main ways they were planning on getting funds for Obamacare?

They’ll repeal that tax and charge the general public a bigger tax in general for it. Bend over America here it comes again!


4 posted on 10/14/2013 2:11:46 PM PDT by ConservativeMan55 (In America, we don't do pin pricks. But sometimes we elect them.)
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To: ConservativeMan55
Isn't there a Real Estate Tax associated with Bammy-Dont-Care?

It seems to me that that tax is preposterous and should be the first to be expunged.

10 posted on 10/14/2013 2:19:13 PM PDT by Paladin2
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To: ConservativeMan55

“I have heard the medical device tax is one of the main ways they were planning on getting funds for Obamacare?”

That is absolutely incorrect.

The medical device tax would only bring in revenues ot approx. 2.9Billion per year, a drop in the bucket for the ACA costs.

Further, the conservatives are being hoodwinked by “conservative Congressman anyway,... The excise tax is one of several manufacturers’ excise taxes included in subtitle D, chapter 32, of the Internal Revenue Code. Section 4221 of the Code provides that sales for further manufacture or export are exempt from these excises.

Meaning, the medical device tax is nearly the smallest tax created by the ACA, and the GOP conservatives bit off the smallest possible piece to chew, and even on that they can’t gain a win here. There were much much better ways to wrangle in the ACA, and the “conservative House members” chose the path of least resistance with greatest symbolic, but not substantive effect to latch on to in order to maintain their Tea Party creds.

You’ve been lied to, in ways you won’t understand until they find a new paradigm to lie to you,....


11 posted on 10/14/2013 2:19:31 PM PDT by JerseyHighlander
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To: ConservativeMan55

Getting rid of the medical device tax helps lots of dem senators, including Reid.


22 posted on 10/14/2013 2:27:23 PM PDT by VerySadAmerican (".....Barrack, and the horse Mohammed rode in on.")
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