Employers Weigh In On Actions In The Event Of An ACA Repeal

Employers Weigh In On Actions In The Event Of An ACA Repeal

May 31, 2016 It should come as no surprise that the Affordable Care Act has produced a myriad of opinions from consumers to their employers to those in government. But what would happen Read More
The Health Insurance Marketplace Sent You A Notice, Now What?

The Health Insurance Marketplace Sent You A Notice, Now What?

May 26, 2016 This tax year, employers may notice an uptick in documents mailed, due largely to the Affordable Care Act. From tax forms to other notices, much of this paperwork is difficult Read More
The Affordable Care Act Shows Big Wins For Kids

The Affordable Care Act Shows Big Wins For Kids

May 25, 2016 Of all the good theAffordable Care Act has done in the way of widespread health care, a recent report shows that our children have benefitted more than most. United Press Read More
The GOP Wins ACA Funding Dispute, But Perhaps Not For Long

The GOP Wins ACA Funding Dispute, But Perhaps Not For Long

May 24, 2016 On Thursday (May 12), a federal court judge ruled against the White House’s favor, with regard to an allocation of funds spent with the ACA’s subsidy program. This program was Read More
The IRS Reveals Projected Inflation Figures For 2017

The IRS Reveals Projected Inflation Figures For 2017

May 23, 2016 In the recently released Rev. Proc. 2016-28, the IRS as identified inflation adjustments to Health Savings Accounts (HSA) for the upcoming 2017 calendar year. Those affected figures include primarily deductions Read More
Cutting Hours To Avoid Health Care Coverage Brings Dave & Busters Under Legal Scrutiny

Cutting Hours To Avoid Health Care Coverage Brings Dave & Busters Under Legal Scrutiny

May 22, 2016 A class-action lawsuit has been filed outside of federal courts in New York against restaurant and gaming chain Dave & Busters. The reason? Cutting employees’ hours to duck mandatory health Read More
IRS Shares Success Of Premium Tax Credit Calculations For 2015

IRS Shares Success Of Premium Tax Credit Calculations For 2015

May 19, 2016 The 2015 tax year was a transitional one in the world of health care as the Affordable Care Act modified several procedures in the way of filing for health care Read More
California Exercises The Power Of Persuasion With Premiums

California Exercises The Power Of Persuasion With Premiums

May 18, 2016 While the Affordable Care Act’s Health Insurance Marketplace provides great options for those in pursuit of health care, the ability to negotiate premiums is a missing key component. However, thanks Read More
IRS Electronic Filing: It’s Not As Simple As You Think

IRS Electronic Filing: It’s Not As Simple As You Think

May 17, 2016 For many employers, the 2015 tax season included new health care documentation under the Affordable Care Act with regard to employees. Forms such as 1094-C and 1095-C apply directly to Read More
ACA Penalties To Hit $228 Billion

ACA Penalties To Hit $228 Billion

May 16, 2016 2015 marked the first year where the Affordable Care Act was arguably set into clear motion, as new policies and mandates from employer to employee and covering others were just Read More
The ACA: A Gift And A Curse For Uber

The ACA: A Gift And A Curse For Uber

May 11, 2016 In the often-oversimplified world of contractor-based employment, the Affordable Care Act is a blessing in disguise: “employees” can readily obtain health care with the financial burden falling off the “employer.” Read More
The DO’s and DON’Ts Of ACA Compliance

The DO’s and DON’Ts Of ACA Compliance

May 10, 2016 The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has undoubtedly affected most companies and their move toward organization to address the ACA. Although more businesses may become familiar to the mandates proposed by Read More
High Deductibles Don’t Promote Price Shopping

High Deductibles Don’t Promote Price Shopping

May 8, 2016 Will consumers make more cost-effective choices of health services and doctors if they are spending their own money? Common sense suggests they would, but researchers have found that consumers don’t Read More
Is Individual Shared Responsibility Your Responsibility?

Is Individual Shared Responsibility Your Responsibility?

May 8, 2016 Since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the goal in mind is to ensure that every American has received or has been given access to adequate health coverage. While Read More
Health Coverage Information Returns: A Key Date Calendar

Health Coverage Information Returns: A Key Date Calendar

May 5, 2016 While many if not most of the 2015 tax season deadlines have already passed, some information-filing deadlines are steadily approaching. Some have been already been extended, including the deadline for Read More
How Would A Withdrawal from the ACA Marketplaces by United Healthcare Affect Us In 2017?

How Would A Withdrawal from the ACA Marketplaces by United Healthcare Affect Us In 2017?

May 4, 2016 The Affordable Care Act is not entirely a fan favorite among some health care providers, at least as far as UnitedHealth Group is concerned. In a report released by the Read More
Health Crisis Likely in Miami-Dade

Health Crisis Likely in Miami-Dade

May 3, 2016 Access to health care is more than just ordinary preventative care and occasional treatment: it’s also preventing a health crisis. As Florida’s Miami-Dade County sees large numbers of its residents Read More
Quick Update: Understanding Revenue Procedure 2016-24

Quick Update: Understanding Revenue Procedure 2016-24

May 2, 2016 In the April 18th edition of the Internal Revenue Bulletin, you will find “Revenue Procedure 2016-24,” a term that applies directly to annual health care percentage modifications under the Affordable Read More