GCS Medical Blog
GCS Medical Blog

Reduction in Cosmetic Procedures Tax

On January 17, 2012, Governor Christie signed S.1988/A.3646 into law, which phases out the Cosmetic Medical Procedures Gross Receipts Tax over three years.

It reduces the 6% tax rate currently imposed on the gross receipts from cosmetic medical procedures to 4% for the period from July 1, 2012 to July 1, 2013; 2% for the period from July 1, 2013 until July 1, 2014; after which the tax is effectively eliminated.

Implementing an EHR

The implementation of an electronic health record is a complex task that requires a coordinated effort throughout an organization.  The capabilities of the software are of obvious importance, but the quality and extent of staff training is also critical to a successful implementation.