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Health care reform’s employer mandate delayed until 2015
Sacramento Business Journal

The Obama administration is delaying health care reform’s employer mandate until 2015 to give businesses another year to prepare for this requirement.

Mark Mazur, assistant Treasury secretary for tax policy, made this news official in a blog on the Treasury Department’s web site posted shortly after Bloomberg broke the news late Tuesday afternoon.

Under the Affordable Care Act, employers with 50 or more workers are required to provide health coverage to their workers or pay a penalty.

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