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Hearing to examine IRS enforcement of healthcare reform law provisions
Modern Healthcare

A House Ways and Means Committee panel next week will hold a hearing on how well-equipped the Internal Revenue Service is to handle enforcement of the healthcare reform law.

Provisions in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act over which the IRS has jurisdiction include penalties on employers that do not offer qualified coverage, a cutback on contributions to flexible spending accounts, and reports on health insurance coverage.