Posted January 22, 2018
Today the Senate and the House of Representatives passed resolutions to fund the government until February 8, 2018. This will allow the federal government to reopen. The President is expected to sign the bill today.
In addition to continuing funding for most of the federal government, the resolution provides for a two-year suspension of the medical device tax. The tax will be suspended until December 31, 2019. (The effective date of the suspension is January 1, 2018).