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Markey and Warren Re-Intro Bill to Repeal Medical Device Tax By Zachary Brennan - Published 15 January 2018

Sens. Ed Markey (D-MA) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) re-introduced a bill from 2015 last week that would permanently repeal a 2.3% medical device tax that was delayed for two years but took effect at the beginning of this year.

Categories: News, US, Government affairs, Medical Devices

Tags: Elizabeth Warren, medical device tax

2.3% Tax on Medical Device Companies to Take Effect in 2018 By Zachary Brennan - Published 21 December 2017

As some companies cheer new tax cuts, medical device companies will ring in the new year with the reinstatement of a 2.3% tax put in place by the Affordable Care Act, after efforts to permanently repeal or delay the tax failed.

Categories: News, US, Government affairs, In vitro diagnostics, Medical Devices

Tags: device tax, Obamacare, medical device company tax

Congress Looks to Delay Medical Device Tax by 5 Years By Zachary Brennan - Published 12 December 2017

The House GOP are looking to bring together an 11th-hour fix to stop a tax on medical device companies from taking force as of 1 January 2018.

Categories: News, US, Government affairs, Medical Devices

Tags: device tax, AdvaMed

Senate Health Bill Would Repeal Device Tax By Michael Mezher - Published 22 June 2017

Senate Republicans on Thursday released a draft version of their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act that, like the American Health Care Act passed in the House last May, would repeal most of the taxes created by the 2010 law.

Categories: News, Government affairs, Medical Devices

Tags: Medical Device Tax

AdvaMed CEO Confident of Device Tax Repeal This Year By Michael Mezher - Published 11 April 2017

The Advanced Medical Technology Association's (AdvaMed) President and CEO Scott Whitaker said Tuesday he's confident that the medical device tax introduced under the Affordable Care Act will be repealed this year.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Government affairs, Medical Devices

Tags: AdvaMed, Medical Device Tax, Inspections

Obamacare Repeal Bill Would Eliminate Tax on Device Companies By Zachary Brennan - Published 07 March 2017

Late Monday, the GOP unveiled its Obamacare replacement bill with at least one provision that medical device companies will like: a permanent repeal of the 2.3% medical device tax.

Categories: News, US, Government affairs, Medical Devices

Tags: Obamacare, ACA, ACHA, device tax

Industry Group Links More Than 28,000 Job Losses to Device Tax By Zachary Brennan - Published 08 February 2017

As part of its push to fully repeal the medical device tax from the Affordable Care Act, industry group AdvaMed took to the offensive on Wednesday, saying US medical technology jobs declined by more than 28,000 (7.2%) while the 2.3% tax was in effect.

Categories: News, US, Government affairs, In vitro diagnostics, Medical Devices

Tags: medical technology jobs, AdvaMed, device tax

Bipartisan House Bill Seeks to Repeal Medical Device Tax By Zachary Brennan - Published 04 January 2017

Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-MN) and a group of more than 220 bipartisan representatives on Tuesday introduced a bill that would permanently repeal the 2.3% tax on medical device companies under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Categories: News, US, Government affairs, Medical Devices

Tags: device tax, medical device legislation, Paulsen, Trump

What's in Store for the Medical Device Tax? By Michael Mezher - Published 13 July 2015

Last month, the US House of Representatives passed a bill that would repeal the medical device tax levied under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Now, the Senate Joint Economic Committee (JEC) has released a report critical of the tax, calling the tax "onerous" and "poorly conceived."

Categories: News, Government affairs, Medical Devices

Tags: Medical device tax, Affordable Care Act, Protect Medical Innovation Act, Joint Economic Committee

Survey Shows Regulatory Concerns Rank Highest in Device Industry By Alexander Gaffney, RF News Editor - Published 22 February 2013

Categories: FDA

Tags: Device Tax, Report, Survey, Latest News, medical device, regulatory

BREAKING: After Gauntlet of Setbacks, Senate Passes Amended User Fee Bill By Alexander Gaffney - Published 24 May 2012

Tags: Device Tax, Amendments, Reid, FDASIA, Delay, User Fee, MDUFA, Latest News, Senate, GDUFA, PDUFA

User Fee Bill Could be Tabled in Senate After Deluge of Unrelated Amendments By Alexander Gaffney - Published 23 May 2012

Tags: Device Tax, Amendments, Reid, FDASIA, Delay, PhRMA, User Fee, MDUFA, Latest News, Senate, PPACA, GDUFA, PDUFA