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Device tax could cost 165,000 jobs, according to medtech survey

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 | Permalink

The medical device excise tax has already cost approximately 33,000 jobs and ultimately could eliminate as many as 165,000 jobs, according to a new survey conducted by US medtech lobbying association AdvaMed . Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Media and Associations read more

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Medtech supports NY effort to repeal device tax

Thursday, March 21st, 2013 | Permalink

All Sites A New York Democratic congressman has introduced a bill to repeal the medical device excise tax that may actually have a chance of passing. The reason: it provides an alternative way to raise the revenue needed to support the Affordable Care Act. read more

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Excise Tax on Medical Devices Should Not Be Repealed — Center …

Monday, March 11th, 2013 | Permalink

Bills introduced in the House (H.R. 523) and Senate (S. 232) would repeal the 2.3-percent excise tax on medical devices that policymakers enacted in 2010 to help pay for health reform. …. Device Industry, Advanced Medical Technology Association, September 2011, http ://www.advamed. org /NR/rdonlyres/27ADDF3E-292D-4DFC-B4ED-B01E93E6D5AD/0/090711EmploymentEffectofTaxonMedicalDeviceIndustryFINAL.pdf. … Sign Up for E-Mail Alerts. Go. RSS Feeds …

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Medical Company Smith & Nephew Lays Off Almost 100 People …

Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 | Permalink

The company, which makes orthopedic reconstruction products, is blaming 2.3 percent excise tax on medical devices in President Obama's health care law for the layoffs, according to Fox13 News. “The nearly $30 billion tax on medical devices that took effect Jan. 1, 2013, has …. see this over and over again. http ://www.huffingtonpost.com/social/DRaymond/smith-nephew-obamacare-layoff_n_2607112_227108613.html. View Thread | Share it. 227108613,227357378 …

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Paul Ryan says a dozen 'Obamacare' taxes hit middle-class – PolitiFact

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012 | Permalink

(4) A 2.3 percent excise tax on manufacturers and importers of certain medical devices . Takes effect Jan. 1, 2013. (5) Limiting the amount taxpayers can deposit in flexible spending accounts to $2,500 a year. Takes effect Jan.

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