By Mark V. Pauly

The authors chronicle alterations in U.S. attitudes approximately healthiness care and examine coverage trade-offs and difficulties of a tax credit/voucher method to finance medical health insurance.

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However, a person who obtains insurance through a job that pays part of its compensation in the form of tax-shielded insurance premiums cannot be allowed to claim the credit and continue to exclude the employer’s payment from income and payroll taxes for the same premium payment. Instead our goal is to net out any current subsidies from a credit that the worker may claim. The simplest way to do so and to prevent such double subsidization would be to require anyone claiming the credit to report the value of employer-paid health insurance premiums as part of total taxable wages and thus forgo the benefits of the exclusion (Pauly and Goodman 1995).

Should the credit/voucher be available as an alternative for those eligible 43 44 RESPONSIBLE TAX CREDITS for Medicaid and for those who receive the tax subsidy for employmentprovided insurance? The credit should be universal—available to all people at any particular income level, with mechanisms to ensure that those also eligible for Medicaid or the exclusion for employer-provided insurance do not double dip—and it should be income related to use tax assistance for those most in need of it for insurance.

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