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  1. Why It Matters: Medical Tax Deduction

    Here’s some great news for your residents – and your organization. The Senate approved the “Further Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2020!” And there’s a little section in there – Division Q (no, not Avenue Q…) that preserves the threshold for Medical Tax Deductions for another two years. What ...

  2. 2020 Congressional Calendar

    After its holiday break, Congress returned to work for votes in Washington, DC on January 7. Because 2020 is an election year, there are numerous Congressional district work periods (aka “recesses”). Every month but June and September include one, two or three weeks of district work periods. Congress expects to ...

  3. HUD Guidance Forthcoming on PRAC Rent Increases

    LeadingAge has learned that given the number of Section 202 communities with Project Rental Assistance Contracts (PRACs) that requested larger rent increases to prepare for recapitalization in fiscal year 2019 (FY19), HUD plans to develop new guidance for HUD staff to evaluate these requests and prioritize those properties ...

  4. Brad Smith Announced as New CMMI Director

    In this new role, Smith will not only lead the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation but will also serve as a Senior Advisor to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar for Value-Based Transformation. Secretary Azar stressed that Smith will “continue and accelerate the value-based transformation work” of CMS ...

  5. 2020 Medicare Part B Therapy Rate Tool Available

    Now available for members is the 2020 Medicare Part B therapy rate calculator. You must be logged in with member access to view content on this page.