here's a pretty good rundown of the bill.
A 10 percent tax on indoor tanning services that use ultraviolet lamps goes into effect on July 1.
An annual fee is imposed on pharmaceutical companies according to market share. The fee does not apply to companies with sales of $5 million or less.
Health insurance companies begin paying a fee based on their market share.
random bass akwards tax:
A 2.9 percent excise tax is imposed on the sale of medical devices. Anything generally purchased at the retail level by the public is excluded from the tax.
Fines on top of increased taxes:
Most people required to obtain health insurance coverage or pay a fine if they don't. Healthcare tax credits become available to help people with incomes up to 400 percent of poverty purchase coverage on the exchange.
Taxes for employees with risky jobs (which usually pay poorly anyway):
An excise tax on high cost employer-provided plans is imposed. The first $27,500 of a family plan and $10,200 for individual coverage is exempt from the tax. Higher levels are set for plans covering retirees and people in high risk professions.