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High Court Affirms Availability Of Tax Credits In ACA Federal Exchange
Posted on 25 Jun 2015 by Bryan Redding

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s structure suggests the availability of tax subsidies in the federal exchange, and Congress could not have intended the state insurance market “death... Read More

Williams Mullen: Supreme Court Upholds ACA Premium Assistance Nationwide
Posted on 25 Jun 2015 by Williams Mullen

By: Brydon M. DeWitt This morning [June 25], the Supreme Court ruled that Affordable Care Act (ACA) premium tax credits will remain available to individuals residing in states that did not establish their own health insurance marketplaces. In King... Read More

4th Circuit Finds ACA Tax Credit Proper Under IRS Interpretation
Posted on 22 Jul 2014 by Bryan Redding

RICHMOND, Va. — (Mealey’s) Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) language governing whether individuals who enroll through the federal exchange are entitled to tax credits is ambiguous enough to defer to the Internal Revenue Service’s... Read More

Full D.C. Appeals Court Takes Up ACA Tax Credit Case
Posted on 4 Sep 2014 by Bryan Redding

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The District of Columbia Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals granted en banc review on Sept. 4 of a decision finding that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides tax credits only for individuals... Read More

DLA Piper: Supreme Court Upholds ACA Subsidies
Posted on 30 Jun 2015 by DLA Piper

By Anne Pachciarek and Rita M. Patel | On June 25, the US Supreme Court issued a 6-3 opinion in King v. Burwell upholding the Affordable Care Act’s subsidy scheme [ enhanced opinion available to lexis.com subscribers ] [lexis.com subscribers... Read More

D.C. Circuit Strikes Down Subsidies For Federal Exchanges
Posted on 22 Jul 2014 by Bryan Redding

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) premium tax credits are available only for individuals who enrolled through state exchanges and not the federal exchange, a District of Columbia U.S. Circuit Court... Read More

  • Blog Post: D.C. Circuit Strikes Down Subsidies For Federal Exchanges

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) premium tax credits are available only for individuals who enrolled through state exchanges and not the federal exchange, a District of Columbia U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel majority held July 22. The dissent...
  • Blog Post: 4th Circuit Finds ACA Tax Credit Proper Under IRS Interpretation

    RICHMOND, Va. — (Mealey’s) Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) language governing whether individuals who enroll through the federal exchange are entitled to tax credits is ambiguous enough to defer to the Internal Revenue Service’s interpretation, a Fourth Circuit U.S...
  • Blog Post: Full D.C. Appeals Court Takes Up ACA Tax Credit Case

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The District of Columbia Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals granted en banc review on Sept. 4 of a decision finding that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides tax credits only for individuals who enrolled through state-created exchanges ( Jacqueline...
  • Blog Post: High Court Affirms Availability Of Tax Credits In ACA Federal Exchange

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s structure suggests the availability of tax subsidies in the federal exchange, and Congress could not have intended the state insurance market “death spirals” likely to result from barring...
  • Blog Post: Williams Mullen: Supreme Court Upholds ACA Premium Assistance Nationwide

    By: Brydon M. DeWitt This morning [June 25], the Supreme Court ruled that Affordable Care Act (ACA) premium tax credits will remain available to individuals residing in states that did not establish their own health insurance marketplaces. In King v. Burwell , the Supreme Court analyzed ACA statutory...
  • Blog Post: DLA Piper: Supreme Court Upholds ACA Subsidies

    By Anne Pachciarek and Rita M. Patel | On June 25, the US Supreme Court issued a 6-3 opinion in King v. Burwell upholding the Affordable Care Act’s subsidy scheme [ enhanced opinion available to lexis.com subscribers ] [lexis.com subscribers may access Supreme Court briefs for this case ...