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  • How Obamacare Impacts Small Business

    Small businesses will bear a significant burden under Obamacare. New regulations, mandates, taxes and numerous costs will impact how companies operate.

    The National Federation of Independent Business counted all of these new requirements and came up with 25 ways the new health care law changes life for business owners over the next 10 years. Its video puts some perspective on what’s to come in the years ahead.

    Earlier this week Heritage’s John Ligon revealed four ways Obamacare penalizes small businesses: higher health care costs, an ineffective small business tax credit, higher regulation compliance costs, and Medicare taxes on “flow-through” and investment income.

    Medium-sized businesses between 50 and 199 employees don’t escape Obamacare’s taxes either. Ligon estimates that employees will ultimately pay the biggest price with lower wages, discontinued hiring or even loss of employment.

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    4 Responses to How Obamacare Impacts Small Business

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    3. Deidra Houston, Texa says:

      As someone who owns a small business and helps other small business owners, my husband and I are already seeing the impact of Obama care. Many of the small business owners have said, "See that employee over there….he's gone….she's gone" Unemployment will grow higher under Obamacare. We will all end up paying more…and therefore the economy will suffer more because there are fewer expendable dollars to flow back into the economy.

      All this for what? The system wasn't broken.

      These guys are flim-flam men.

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