Health care reform timeline (outline) 2010-2020
What changes lie ahead?
Starting in 2011:
Employers may report the value of health care benefits on employees? W2 tax statements (optional for 2011 tax year/mandatory thereafter).
Hospitals with high rates of preventable readmissions face reduced
Individuals making $200,000 a year or couples making $250,000
have a higher Medicare payroll tax.
Pre-existing condition exclusions are prohibited.
Medicaid and Medicare Reform:
Medicaid expanded to cover low-income individuals under age 65 up to 133% of the federal poverty level?about $28,300 for a family of four
?Cadillac tax? is imposed.
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