IRS proposes allowing use of HRAs to pay for direct primary care
The proposal could help a worker lock in everyday health care costs for a year, while owning low-deductible major medical insurance,.
By Allison Bell|June 11, 2020 at 10:51 AM|The original version of this story was published on ThinkAdvisor
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The Internal Revenue Service hopes to give workers a new way to pay for health care: letting them use ordinary health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) to pay for direct primary care program memberships.
The IRS proposal could help a worker lock in everyday health care costs for a year, while owning low-deductible major medical insurance, or major medical insurance with a very high deductible.
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