Hospital Bonds

Dec 8, 2017
The AHA today urged House and Senate conferees on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to adopt the Senate position maintaining tax exemption for private activity bonds, including qualified 501(c)(3) hospitals, as they meet to resolve differences between the House- and Senate-passed versions of the tax reform…
Dec 19, 2017
The House of Representatives today voted 227-203 to approve the conference report for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, sending the legislation to the Senate for a vote as early as tonight. The conference report maintains tax-exemption for private-activity bonds and medical expense deductions, as…
Dec 19, 2017
House and Senate Republican conferees have released the conference report for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, legislation to overhaul the nations tax code.
Dec 18, 2017
House and Senate Republican conferees Friday released the conference report for legislation to overhaul the nation's tax code, which would maintain tax-exemption for private-activity bonds, as advocated by the AHA. “We are also pleased that the conference agreement’s definition of taxable income…
Dec 17, 2017
House and Senate Republican conferees have released the conference report for the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, legislation to overhaul the nation's tax code. The most notable provisions of interest to hospitals and health systems are outlined in this Bulletin.
Dec 15, 2017
Congress has crafted a compromise tax reform bill based on the versions passed by the House and Senate. What are the implications for America’s hospitals and health systems?As of press time, negotiations continue, but we continue to hear that senators are holding firm on their proposal to maintain…
Dec 15, 2017
The conference report released today has mixed results for the hospitals and health systems we represent and the patients we are privileged to care for.
Press ReleaseStatement on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Conference ReportContact: Colin Milligan, 202-638-5491, cmilligan@aha.org Marie Johnson, 202-626-2351, mjohnson@aha.orgRick PollackPresident and CEOAmerican Hospital Association December 15, 2017 The conference report released today has mixed…
Dec 14, 2017
Thirty-nine Republican members of the House of Representatives yesterday urged Republican leaders to maintain tax exemption for private activity bonds in the final conference report on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. “Given the Administration’s stated priority for increasing investment in infrastructure…
Dec 14, 2017
Republican members with an interest in infrastructure, express strong support for maintaining the tax-exempt status for private activity bonds in any final conference report on H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
Dec 11, 2017
House and Senate conferees are meeting this week, including a public meeting on Wednesday, on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, legislation to overhaul the tax code that contains several notable provisions affecting hospitals.