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LeadingAge to battle tax plan

LeadingAge to battle tax plan

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Nonprofit providers could be ravaged by a Republican tax plan winding its way through Congress, industry leaders said in November.

Tax reform bill could devastate Medicaid, Medicare, groups warn

Tax reform bill could devastate Medicaid, Medicare, groups warn

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With a Senate vote on the GOP's tax reform bill expected to come before the end of the week, advocacy groups are urging lawmakers to reject the legislation for its potentially "drastic" effect on Medicare and Medicaid.

GOP tax cut plan could force providers to close up shop, group says

GOP tax cut plan could force providers to close up shop, group says

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A tax cuts bill released Thursday by House lawmakers could be "devastating" for long-term care providers, according to the nation's largest nonprofit provider group.

Groups call for delay of 'costly' mega-rule

Groups call for delay of 'costly' mega-rule

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The next phases of the new requirements of participation should be delayed to relieve burden on providers, LeadingAge told lawmakers in late August.

Republicans lobby for CLASS repeal; aging groups push back

Republicans lobby for CLASS repeal; aging groups push back

Senate Republicans are continuing to push for repeal of the CLASS Act.

Win for Wii bowlers at LeadingAge

It was an unbeWiiVable victory for a Maryland team at the National Senior League bowling championship Tuesday. The Wii bowling team from Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center, in Silver Spring, MD, became the national champions at the LeadingAge convention in Washington, D.C.

LTC facilities no longer have to pay licensing fees to show movies

Nursing homes and assisted living facilities are once again exempt from paying movie-licensing fees, thanks to an agreement with the Motion Picture Licensing Corporation.