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According to an investigation by the Government Accountability Office, more than 27,000 nursing homes, hospitals, physicians, and other providers collected millions of dollars in Medicare payments but failed to pay taxes, the Washington Post reports. The report did not cite provider names, but said 6 percent of all providers in the Medicare program were found to have “flouted the tax system while collecting Medicare fees in 2006.”

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