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Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Doubts Arise Over Whether IRS Can Enforce Insurance Mandate


“Can the Internal Revenue Service police President Obama’s health care mandate while simultaneously collecting all the taxes for running the federal government? . . . Nearly 2½ years before taxpayers will have to start providing proof on their tax returns that they have health insurance, key Republicans suspect the agency is already diverting resources from collecting taxes to gear up for becoming the government’s health care cop.” (USA Today)

Poor overworked IRS.

FEE Timely Classic
“The Immorality of Government-Mandated Health Care” by Paul A. Cleveland