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AdvaMed: MedTech Grows During Device Tax Suspension

Among their survey results, AdvaMed reported that the suspended device tax was leading to member companies retaining jobs and investing in infrastructure, R&D and novel technology. Specifically:

  • 73% of respondents increased or avoided reducing employment since the tax was suspended;
  • 33% invested in a new research facility, lab, or research infrastructure;
  • 83% reported increased R&D or avoided reducing R&D funding; and
  • 23% reported increasing investment in start-up companies.