SPOTLIGHT: Hospitals have chance to prove community benefit

For decades, the IRS's Revenue Ruling 69-545 has been the standard for deciding whether non-profits are justifying their tax-exempt status. Now, with the introduction of Form 990, non-profit providers are getting a new chance to demonstrate that they're providing enough community benefits. They'd better take it, suggests Howard Leavens, or the IRS or Congress might step up standards further. Article

Suggested Articles

Insurer and business groups are ramping up efforts to delay the ACA's insurer tax as a year-end deadline looms.

A group of Senate and House lawmakers are demanding CMS answer for technical issues that may have impacted sign-ups on

Welcome to this week's Chutes & Ladders, our roundup of hirings, firings and retirings throughout the industry.