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Update on Disasterous Partisan Tax Plan for Social Security Disability, Meal on Wheels, Disability Employment Services

Is is possible that you or a loved one may need SSDI now or in the future? Proposed taxes may be disaterous.

We have paid into the system when our paychecks were issued. We expect benefits to be available, don’t we?

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Keep reading. You will want to share  #StopTheGOPTaxScam


Congress are pursuing would be nothing short of a disaster for people with disabilities. The latest attack comes in the form of their partisan tax plan, which passed the House on November 16 and is set to be voted on in the Senate as soon as this week. –https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/disability/news/2017/11/27/443277/republican-tax-plan-tax-disability/​ #TaxOnDisability #Medicaid, #Medicare, #Social Security, #housing

Well there are still efforts by law makers to make changes in benefits to last case sceanrio benefits for our senior citezens, disabled, and employees who may become. disabled from job injuries just to name of few disaterous cuts.We paid into the systme adn expect to recieve benefits IF and WHEN we need them. Don’t let law maker take is away.

I just got an email titled The Republican Tax Plan Is a Tax on Disability#StopTheGOPTaxScam... because I signed up to get updates on current health care bills via the CCDC Member Alerts. With previous persmission to help inform the general public I am copying and pasting te contents of the email below as a heads up.

The words in qoutes are not my words.

I encourage to to share this post with the opinion of the CCDC along with how to contact your state representatives.

Malika Bourne author of the No Non-cents Nanna Blogs

Throughout 2017, President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans have continually taken aim at the health, well-being, and independence of Americans with disabilities. From repeated attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and end Medicaid as we know it to budget proposals that slash Social Security disability benefits, disability employment services, Meals on Wheels, and more, the agenda Trump and his colleagues in Congress are pursuing would be nothing short of a disaster for people with disabilities. The latest attack comes in the form of their partisan tax plan, which passed the House on November 16 and is set to be voted on in the Senate as soon as this week. —https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/disability/news/2017/11/27/443277/republican-tax-plan-tax-disability/​

Join people with disabilities, our families, and advocates around the country next Wednesday, Nov. 29th, for a national call-in day to oppose the Senate’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

This bill will hurt people with disabilities.

* It dramatically cuts the revenue necessary to fund Medicaid, Medicare, Social Security, housing, and other services that benefit people with disabilities.
* The $1.5 trillion cut to revenue is the “pay for” for tax cuts that disproportionately benefit the wealthiest Americans and large corporations.
* It eliminates tax deductions and credits that help people with disabilities work, access housing, and get medication.
* It repeals the Affordable Care Act’s requirement that everyone have health insurance. This will cause premiums for people with disabilities and pre-existing conditions to increase, leaving heath insurance unaffordable for millions.

Help us send a loud and clear message that this legislation is unacceptable!
Join advocates around the country November 29th for a National Call-in Day to oppose the Senate’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.  Details at https://medicaid.publicrep.org/events/national-disability-call-in-day/.

Tax Disability Fact Sheet: 

https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/disability/news/2017/11/27/443277/republican-tax-plan-tax-disability/

Related: 

– https://twitter.com/hashtag/taxondisability, #TaxOnDisability
– https://www.finance.senate.gov/taxreform

CCD Principles: https://c-c-d.org/fichiers/CCD-Principles-and-Recommendations-for-Tax-Reform.pdf

Learn more here:
https://medicaid.publicrep.org/feature/taxbill/

Call the Senate switchboard at: 202-224-3121 (voice)
or 202-224-3091 (tty
)

Use this sample script and talking points.
https://medicaid.publicrep.org/feature/call/

We’ll continue to add information and resources over the next few days.

How to Call Your Elected Officials
https://autisticadvocacy.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/fact-sheet-how-to-call-your-elected-officials.pdf (plain language)
https://autisticadvocacy.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Easy-Read-They-Work-For-Us-4-Making-a-Phone-Call.pdf (Easy Read)

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