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MDMA Statement on the Introduction of a 5-Year Suspension of the Medical Device Tax

Tuesday, December 12, 2017  
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MDMA Statement on the Introduction of a 5-Year Suspension of the Medical Device Tax

 

Washington, D.C. – Mark Leahey, President and CEO of the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA), issued the following statement today regarding introduction of legislation that would continue suspension of the medical device tax for five additional years:

“Today’s announcement by the Ways and Means Committee to work on securing a five-year suspension of the medical device tax is a significant step towards boosting innovation and patient care. 

“We thank Chairman Brady and Representatives Paulsen and Walorski for their commitment that this onerous policy doesn’t come back into effect on January 1st, and MDMA will continue to work with the House and Senate to achieve this bipartisan goal.”

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