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Separating Fact from Fiction: UPMC’s Nonprofit Status


This is the first in a three-part series looking at UPMC’s tax-exempt status.

With their attacks on UPMC and its tax-exempt status, the mayor of Pittsburgh and some local newspaper columnists are sadly twisting  or ignoring the facts to make their case in what should be a serious debate about the city’s financial future and the role of the region’s nonprofits. Let’s set the record straight on some of the most serious misconceptions about UPMC: (more…)

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