A recent A.P.
story about IRS enforcement of ObamaCare's individual health
insurance mandate tax focuses on the
personnel required but also mentions a point I made a few months
before the Supreme Court upheld that provision (in a
post headlined "If the Penalty for Uninsured Taxpayers
Survives, Good Luck Collecting It"): If people decide not to buy
he medical coverage the government thinks they should have, there
is not much the government can do about it.
Obamacare’s requirement to purchase health insurance -- the individual mandate? It doesn’t really compel anyone into commerce. That’s what the government is still claiming in its defense of the mandate, anyway. During Supreme Cour... Read Post
Barring repeal, ObamaCare's individual mandate will kick into effect in 2014. Under the provision, judged legal as a tax by the Supreme Court earlier this year, anyone who doesn't maintain qualifying health insurance will eventually... Read Post
SCOTUS rejected a claim by Liberty University, a Christian college founded by Jerry Falwell, that objects to the requirement that individuals get health insurance. The justices upheld the constitutionality of a the individual mandat... Read Post