To help pay for the costs of health care reform, the government has put new fees and taxes into place.
Take a quick look to see what these fees and taxes will accomplish.
New Government Fees & Taxes
An objective of the health reform law is to increase the number of people who are covered by health insurance. To achieve this goal, you will see some new fees and taxes on your bill that are designed to:
- Support lower-income individuals and families in purchasing health insurance.
- Help pay for the costs of running the Health Insurance Marketplace.
- Assist with conducting research that compares the effectiveness of treatments.