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Latest IRS Rule Outlaws Decades-Old Benefits, But Will Not Stop Employers Dumping Workers Into Obamacare's Broken Exchanges
John Goodman's Health Policy Blog Link to more items from this source
May 28, 2014
"[N]otwithstanding its effect on participation in ObamaCare's exchanges, [a new IRS] rule has destroyed [pre-tax premium payment] arrangements that some employers and workers have had 'for decades'. However, employers' motives to dump workers into ObamaCare exchanges [are] not primarily driven by the ability to bribe workers with pre-tax dollars to do so. ObamaCare is so good at socializing benefits costs that post-tax dollars work just fine."

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