Letter to the Editor: Surgery Center Tax Crippling

During this past legislative session, a 6 percent gross-receipts tax on ambulatory surgery centers was passed. This tax, the highest in the nation, was imposed without a public hearing and no understanding of its impact on Connecticut’s health care system. Very...

News Times: Provider tax will harm surgery centers

The Connecticut General Assembly recently imposed a deeply flawed 6-percent provider tax on same-day surgical procedures at ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) throughout the state. These centers are a vital part of Connecticut’s health care system, performing an...