New Barometer: Health Network Size for Insurance Ratings

New Barometer: Health Network Size for Insurance Ratings

Mar 30 2016 has thus far posed some significant changes in both the attitudes of citizens toward health care coverage and those required to provide it. However, looking ahead toward 2017, the Read More
INFOGRAPHIC: 2016 ACA Compliance & Reporting Timeline

INFOGRAPHIC: 2016 ACA Compliance & Reporting Timeline

Mar 29 The ACA Compliance Reporting is filled with complexities, with dates, forms, and processes to follow with the utmost diligence. First Capitol Consulting has created an infographic conveying deadlines and requirements Read More
Key ACA Compliance Failures

Key ACA Compliance Failures

Mar 22 Key ACA Compliance Failures: Are they happening to you or your clients? by JT Kim, Guest Columnist ACA Compliance Expert First Capitol Consulting ACA Compliance Expert Back over a year Read More
Opposition Of Medicaid Expansion Produces Hurdles For States

Opposition Of Medicaid Expansion Produces Hurdles For States

Mar 16 In April of last year, the Center on Budget and Policy Properties (“CBPP”) released a report detailing which states have and have not expanded their Medicaid program to low-income adults Read More
2016 Employer Mandate Penalties: Do You Have To Pay?

2016 Employer Mandate Penalties: Do You Have To Pay?

Mar 16 As an applicable large employer (ALE) with at least 50 full-time and full-time equivalent employees, the Affordable Care Act requires employers to offer health coverage to their employees. If they Read More
Wisconsin’s Confusing Relationship With The ACA

Wisconsin’s Confusing Relationship With The ACA

Mar 14 While the Affordable Care Act has posed some questions and conflicts with certain states, it appears that Wisconsin may be the most conflicted. Milwaukee’s Journal Sentinel reports that Wisconsin has Read More
Poll Shows the ACA Still Divided Among Americans

Poll Shows the ACA Still Divided Among Americans

Mar 10 In a seven state health care poll conducted by NPR and its associates, the results provided a multi-tiered outlook on the effects of the ACA passing is still relatively new Read More
6 Years Later: Impacts of the ACA on Health Care?

6 Years Later: Impacts of the ACA on Health Care?

Mar 9 When the Affordable Care Act was first passed in 2010, it was with the intention of providing health care coverage to all who previously couldn’t access it. It was a Read More
ACA Penalties: We Built an Ark Because the Flood is Coming

ACA Penalties: We Built an Ark Because the Flood is Coming

Mar 8 By JT Kim, Guest Columnist ACA Compliance Expert First Capitol Consulting After spending countless hours in talks with our broker partners and prospective clients about ACA compliance and having done Read More
How To Use Form 1095-A

How To Use Form 1095-A

Mar 4 Your 2015 tax documents will include a 1095 form (A, B, and/or C) detailing your health coverage for the year. Form 1095-B is used to report health care coverage for Read More
ACA Reporting: Extensions & Deadlines

ACA Reporting: Extensions & Deadlines

Mar 3 For many employers, this will be the first year of reporting health coverage to the IRS for its employees. Under the Affordable Care Act, applicable large employers (ALE) with 50 Read More