ARLINGTON, Va. - Food Marketing Institute here yesterday applauded a recent Internal Revenue Service ruling that consumers may use Health Reimbursement and Flexible Spending Account debit cards at all supermarkets and mass merchant outlets. Previously, the IRS held that consumers could redeem benefits with HRA and FSA debit cards only at drug stores until supermarkets and mass merchants install the technology to process these transactions, known as an information inventory approval system. ...

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