Obama administration diverts $500M to IRS to implement healthcare reform law The Obama administration is quietly diverting roughly $500 million to the IRS to help implement the presidents healthcare law. The money is only part of the IRSs total implementation spending, and it is being provided outside the normal appropriations process. The tax agency is responsible for several key provisions of the new law, including the unpopular individual mandate. Obama administration diverts $500M to IRS to implement healthcare reform law - The Hill's Healthwatch Thought this was in before the SCOTUS to determine if the entire thing was constitutional?!!!