Tax-exempt Status

May 22, 2019
Tax-exempt hospitals and health systems provided $95 billion in community benefits in 2016, almost 11 times the value of their federal tax exemption.
May 22, 2019
TAX-EXEMPT HOSPITALS PROVIDED $95 BILLION IN TOTAL BENEFITS TO THEIR COMMUNITIES, FAR EXCEEDING THE VALUE OF THEIR FEDERAL TAX EXEMPTION: NEW ANALYSIS
Dec 11, 2018
The Internal Revenue Service yesterday issued interim guidance regarding the treatment of qualified transportation fringe benefit expenses paid or incurred after Dec. 31, 2017.
Oct 9, 2018
Download the full report here. Improving the health of their communities is at the heart of every hospital’s mission. For example, tax-exempt hospitals annually demonstrate accountability to the communities they serve by reporting to IRS on the benefits they provide to their community using the…
Sep 20, 2018
The Illinois Supreme Court today unanimously upheld the state’s hospital property tax exemption law, rejecting the plaintiff’s argument that the statute was unconstitutional because it failed to expressly mention the constitutional requirements for exemption.
May 30, 2018
Compliance with the Affordable Care Act and Final IRS Section 501(r) Regulations
May 1, 2018
AHA today asked the Department of Treasury and Internal Revenue Service to issue guidance to help tax-exempt hospitals and health systems comply with certain provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.
May 1, 2018
AHA responds to the US Department of Treasury Office of Tax Policy request for guidance on questions raised by new tax law.
Mar 1, 2018
In 2015 alone, the most recent year for which data is available, those tax-exempt hospitals participating in the 340B drug savings program provided $51.7B in total benefits to their communities.
Jan 3, 2018
This fact sheet provides the definition of underpayment and technical information on how this figure is calculated on a cost basis for Medicare and Medicaid.