Daily Tax Update - January 9, 2017: Senator Van Hollen Submits ACA Amendment Preventing Reduction of Premium Tax Credits

Senator Van Hollen Submits ACA Amendment Preventing Reduction of Premium Tax Credits:  Today Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) submitted an amendment (SA 15) to the budget resolution on repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which would prevent the Senate from considering “any bill, joint resolution, motion, amendment, amendment between the Houses, or conference report that would reduce the premium tax credits provided by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.”  It is one of 21 amendments submitted thus far.