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Analysis of the Administration’s Announced Delay of Certain Requirements Under the Affordable Care Act

Categories: Govt Finance,Headlines,Health Insurance,Health/Medical,Taxes

http://www.cbo.gov/sites/default/files/cbofiles/attachments/44465-ACA.pdf

Offers a revised estimate of the effects on the federal budget of delaying the so-called employer mandate in the Affordable Care Act by one year.  Estimates an additional cost of $12 billion over the ten year period from 2014 to 2023, due to the loss of penalty payments from employers not meeting the mandate.  From the Congressional Budget Office