Welch Allyn http://wrvo.org en Welch Allyn preparing for new tax on medical equipment http://wrvo.org/post/welch-allyn-preparing-new-tax-medical-equipment <p>Despite months of preparation, the CEO of Welch Allyn says a new excise tax on medical supplies will hurt his company&#39;s bottom line.</p><p>As part of the <a href="http://www.wrvo.fm/term/affordable-care-act" target="_blank">Affordable Care Act</a> upheld last week by the Supreme Court, a 2.3 percent tax on medical devices sold in the United States will go into effect January 1. The tax is supposed to help pay for the expanded health care coverage.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 14:52:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 22072 at http://wrvo.org Welch Allyn preparing for new tax on medical equipment Welch Allyn gets tax break for energy upgrades http://wrvo.org/post/welch-allyn-gets-tax-break-energy-upgrades <p>After three years of waiting, the first-ever &quot;energy efficient&quot; tax break has finally been awarded by the&nbsp;Onondaga County Industrial Development Agency (OCIDA).</p><p>And the winner is ... Welch Allyn, a global supplier of medical equipment to hospitals and doctor&#39;s offices.</p><p><a href="http://innovationtrail.org/post/welch-allyns-julie-shimer-chair-empire-state-development" target="_blank">Welch Allyn</a> sunk $5 million into putting a LEED Gold certified addition on its research and development building at its Skaneateles headquarters. Thu, 08 Mar 2012 13:42:27 +0000 Ryan Delaney 15611 at http://wrvo.org Welch Allyn gets tax break for energy upgrades