Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Contains Many ADA Wins
December 22, 2015
The ADA is pleased to announce a number of wins in the latest budget passed by Congress and signed by President Obama Friday night. In addition to successfully lobbying for funding increases for the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research and for the CDC Division of Oral Health. In addition, the ADA won some significant tax victories, including a permanent extension of Sec. 179, allowing small businesses to deduct new equipment purchases up to $500,000, with a phase out at $2 million.