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Five New ObamaCare Taxes Coming January 1

hal_incandeza Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 11:57 AM
"why the NEED for another 16,000 IRS employees JUST for obamacare? " Maybe if you had done some due diligence rather than just repeating what you hear you would have learned that this figure is totally bogus.
hal_incandeza Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 1:03 PM
Read the fact check, idiot. The select committe report is not fom the Fed. It is totally partisan report.

Although some of the "fiscal cliff" taxes can be avoided through a deal made in Congress, new ObamaCare taxes are guaranteed to kick in on January 1, amounting to $268 billion tax hike. From Americans for Tax Reform:

The Obamacare Medical Device Tax a $20 billion tax increase:  Medical device manufacturers employ 409,000 people in 12,000 plants across the country. Obamacare imposes a new 2.3 percent excise tax on gross sales – even if the company does not earn a profit in a given year.  In addition to killing small business jobs and impacting research and...