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IRS Notice 2014-7


On January 7, 2014 the Internal Revenue Service issued Notice 2014-7.  This may result in no Federal Income tax for certain caregivers caring for individuals in their home.  Please notify your caregiver/s that this law change may apply to them.  Caregivers should contact their tax professional for guidance on...

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Consumer Direct visits D.C. lawmakers


On Thursday, February 26, a coalition of provider agencies and advocacy groups including Consumer Direct, National Council on Independent Living, ANCOR, National Association for Home Care & Hospice, and several independent agencies met with Cindy Mann, Director for Medicaid and CHIP Services, representatives from the Department of Treasury and others...

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Health Insurance Market Place


Beginning January 1, 2014, individuals and employees of small businesses will have access to affordable coverage through a new competitive private health insurance market – the Health Insurance Marketplace. What is the Health Insurance Marketplace? The Marketplace is designed to help individuals find health insurance that meets their needs...