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1. Injuries, illnesses, or other conditions for which a health insurance policy does not provide coverage. Exclusions exist because they are thought to be too risky for the health insurance provider. For example, many insurance providers exclude treatment for some types of cancer because they are so expensive to treat. See also: Pre-existing condition.

2. Income that is not considered gross income for tax purposes. Exclusions include gifts, inheritance, and some others. It is important to note that just because a type of income is an exclusion, it does not mean that it is not taxed; it simply may be taxed differently. Exclusions are stated in the U.S. Tax Code.


Medical services that insurance companies do not pay for are called exclusions. A typical exclusion is a wartime injury or a self-inflicted wound.

But coverage for certain pre-existing conditions, or health problems you had before you were covered by the policy, may also be excluded on some policies.


An amount of income that is not included in gross income because the Tax Code excludes it. Examples, include gain from a qualified sale of a principal residence, income earned abroad, and gifts and inheritances.
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Walker reiterated Tuesday that the Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee voted unanimously to put the question on the ballot and asked her board to vote a resolution in support of the exclusion.
The first question we should tackle is, what is the annual exclusion anyway?
The number of fixed period exclusions in secondary schools rose by 4% to 343,840 last year, suggesting that more schools are using short suspensions to clamp down on lower level misdemeanours.
Now, the base housing cost is 16% (computed daily) of the maximum foreign earned income exclusion (the $80,000 inflation-adjusted amount previously discussed), multiplied by the number of days the taxpayer meets the bona fide residence or presence test.
The law forbidding waivers and exclusions is tantamount to a forced sale of services.
Insurance exclusions for mold now exist in almost every state.
The advent of the social exclusion debate has once again got people talking seriously about how to address social problems and inequalities.
Pupils at secondary schools or pupil referral units will have the right of appeal against exclusion under the proposals.
Once notified of the availability of coverage, insurers may re-instate exclusions for "acts of terrorism" if:
According to government sources, the exclusions cover about 400,000 tons of steel, about 10 percent of the amount requested.
While courts in many states have held that pollution exclusions exclude coverage for any injury caused by any substance that could be characterized as an "irritant or contaminant"--and virtually any substance potentially could irritate or contaminate--many stares have looked beyond the actual language of the exclusions and have found coverage for non-environmental polluta nts allegedly caused by non-industrial pollutants.
The number of exclusions in the area has also increased 15% from 490 in 2012/13.