IRS Obamacare Power of the Day: Individual Mandate

Posted by Adam Radman and Ryan Ellis on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013, 9:17 AM PERMALINK

Throughout the summer, Americans for Tax Reform will be highlighting the most outrageous new powers that the IRS will have under the Obamacare law.  According to a report from GAO, the IRS is tasked with nearly four dozen new powers under that law.  Each day, one will be selected for a brief review.

This is the most famous part of Obamacare. Almost every American will be required to purchase “qualifying” health insurance.  Failure to do so will result in a hefty surtax payable to the IRS.

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