The Affordable Care Act and Small Business: Economic Issues

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This report explains how employer-sponsored insurance can be used to address concerns about health insurance coverage and cost. Then, it summarizes the three ACA provisions most relevant to small businesses. Also, it analyzes these provisions for their potential effects on small businesses. Last, this report presents several approaches that could address some concerns associated with these provisions (particularly the employer penalty).

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: August 15, 2013
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Lowry, Sean

Analyst in Public Finance

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Gravelle, Jane G.

Senior Specialist in Economic Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: August 15, 2013
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United States
Description:

This report explains how employer-sponsored insurance can be used to address concerns about health insurance coverage and cost. Then, it summarizes the three ACA provisions most relevant to small businesses. Also, it analyzes these provisions for their potential effects on small businesses. Last, this report presents several approaches that could address some concerns associated with these provisions (particularly the employer penalty).

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26 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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