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Industry presses IRS on reporting rules
Modern Healthcare

Even after the IRS granted them a reprieve this year, hospitals—concerned they could lose tax-exempt status—continue to battle with the IRS over the ways they report billing and collections to the government. The American Hospital Association, Healthcare Financial Management Association and VHA submitted a 23-page letter dated Wednesday to IRS officials with suggestions from member facilities on how to adjust—or from their perspectives how to improve—the way tax-exempt hospitals annually report information to the IRS.