Cost and Coverage Impacts of the President's Health Care Reform Proposal and a Congressional Tax Credit Proposal : Table 17

05/19/2008

: Table 17

 20092010201120122013201420152016201720182009-2018
Tax Credits c/$245.9$264.8$277.0$282.6$287.5$292.6$298.2$303.9$309.7$316.2$2,878.3
Current Medicaid/SCHIP d/$1.0$1.1$1.2$1.3$1.4$1.5$1.6$1.7$1.9$2.0$14.5
Eliminate ESI Tax Exclusion e/($229.9)($250.3)($272.3)($296.2)($322.3)($350.5)($381.0)($414.3)($450.5)($489.8)($3,457.2)
Net Program Costs/Savings$17.0$15.5$5.9($12.4)($33.4)($56.4)($81.3)($108.7)($138.9)($171.6)($564.4)
Chain-weighted GDP 2.6%2.5%2.3%2.0%2.0%2.1%2.1%2.1%2.1% 
Growth in ESI Coverage 0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3% 
Medicaid Spending Growth 7.9%8.1%8.2%8.2%8.2%8.3%8.3%7.2%7.2% 
Personal Health Care Spending Growth 7.0%6.9%6.9%6.9%6.9%6.9%6.9%6.9%6.9% 
Tax Exclusion Growth over and above Medical Inflation 1.8%1.8%1.8%1.8%1.8%1.8%1.8%1.8%1.8%