On Sept. 17, 2015, the IRS released final 2015 versions of Forms 1094-B, 1095-B, 1094-C and 1095-C, along with related instructions, that employers will use to report under Sections 6055
Senate Passes ACA Small Group Market Rule Repeal
On Oct. 1, 2015, the U.S. Senate passed the Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees (PACE) Act, which was previously passed by the House
Annual Notice Requirements for Employer Group Health Plans
With all of the new regulations, it is easy to forget some of the annual notice requirements that apply to group health plans.
Oct. 29 is Oatmeal Day, and fall is the perfect season to enjoy this healthy grain. Oatmeal is high in soluble fiber, which regulates blood sugar and slows digestion. Not
Annual Medicare Part D Notices Are Due by Oct. 14, 2015
Group health plan sponsors must provide the annual Medicare Part D creditable coverage disclosure notices to Medicare-eligible individuals before Oct.
September is fruit and veggie month, so now is the perfect time to examine your fruit and veggie intake. Most people are unsure of how many fruits and vegetables they
IRS Issues Notice 2015-52 on Cadillac Tax Implementation
On July 30, 2015, the IRS issued Notice 2015-52 to continue the process of developing guidance to implement the Cadillac tax. Notice 2015-52
On July 10, 2015, final regulations on the ACA’s women’s preventive care coverage requirement were released. The rules finalize an accommodations approach for nonprofit and for-profit organizations with religious objections
Penalties Increased for Section 6055 and Section 6056 Reporting Violations
On June 29, 2015, President Obama signed the Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015 into law, which increases penalties for the
U.S. Supreme Court Legalizes Same-sex Marriage Nationwide
On June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated decision on same-sex marriage. In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court ruled that