The first health care related tax to go into effect is the 10 percent addition to the cost of UV tanning services. That starts on July 1.
Obviously, tanning bed operators and customers are not happy.
And as with other portions of the new health care law, lawyers have been weighing in.
I'm not a lawyer, but I can't see how this would be an issue.
True, most tanning service customers tend to be folks with lighter complexions. But artificial tanning isn't restricted to any one group.
And vanity is rampant in all races and ethnicities.
- Bye-bye Bo-Tax. Hello, Tan Tax
- Health care reform taxes, redux
- Tax provisions in the health care bill
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