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.
After the Supreme Court decision accepting the individual mandate provision of Obamacare by regarding the penalty for not buying insurance as a tax, Nancy Pelosi said: Who is the penalty on? The penalty is on people who have the whe...
Because the penalty is not going to be enforced. (Via Instapundit.) Although they've made proof of insurance or payment of a penalty something you put on your income tax return, the usual enforcement mechanisms the IRS employs to co...
With the Supreme Court having upheld the individual health insurance mandate as a tax, the battle over Obamacare has shifted to the states. There is intense pressure from some quarters, including the insurance industry which is anxi...
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...