Medicaid in the News: Deductions, Work Requirements, and Time Limits

There’s been lots of talk at the national level about imposing new restrictions on Medicaid benefits. It’s enough to make anybody worry. So I’m here to give you the bottom line on the medical expense deduction, work requirements, and time limits on benefits. The Medical Expense Deduction is Still Here Last year I reported that […]

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What Is the Medical Expense Deduction, and Why Is It a Big Deal?

The medical expense deduction has a huge impact on long-term care, and the Republican tax bill now in Congress might eliminate it—or increase it. As the Washington Post reports in this article, there are two versions of the tax bill being considered: the House bill and the Senate bill. The House bill would eliminate the medical […]