Did Tennessee Hurt Itself With Healthcare?

Did Tennessee Hurt Itself With Healthcare?

Apr 27 If you reside in Tennessee, there’s a likely chance that next year you may be without options within the federally facilitated healthcare exchange under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). This Read More
New Bill Allows Non-Exchange Health Plan Purchases With ACA Credits

New Bill Allows Non-Exchange Health Plan Purchases With ACA Credits

Apr 26 When Senate Republicans proposed the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), a major point of focus was the elimination of ACA-mandated taxes, including the Employer and Individual Read More
Awaiting Announcements on Tax Reform, Healthcare Votes May Be Next

Awaiting Announcements on Tax Reform, Healthcare Votes May Be Next

Apr 25 President Trump appears to be planning a tax reform announcement this week and as early as tomorrow (April 26). Trump tweeted his intent to unveil some new plans this past Read More
What To Do When An IRS Letter Lands In Your Mailbox

What To Do When An IRS Letter Lands In Your Mailbox

Apr 25 The dreaded IRS letter. It can mean anything or nothing at all. As tax season for the 2016 tax year is coming to an end for most, so begins the Read More
The Curious Case Of Chipotle

The Curious Case Of Chipotle

Apr 24 Over the last several years—even prior to and following the passing of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)—fast food chains have struggled with classifying employees, the designation of which can trigger Read More
Will Trump Live Up To ‘MAGA’ With His Blueprint Budget Plan?

Will Trump Live Up To ‘MAGA’ With His Blueprint Budget Plan?

Apr 20 Since Day One, Donald Trump has vowed to “Make America Great Again,” a mantra that has followed him throughout the election and since his win—with MAGA hats on the heads Read More
Minnesota And Alaska Lead The Charge For State Healthcare Empowerment

Minnesota And Alaska Lead The Charge For State Healthcare Empowerment

Apr 19 In Trump’s plans for healthcare reform, individual states were a high priority in allowing more localized power from state-to-state. While the American American Healthcare Act (AHCA) has since collapsed, the Read More
Infographic: The ACA Turns 7

Infographic: The ACA Turns 7

Apr 18 It’s hard to believe that the Affordable Care Act has been the law of the land for over seven years. Just a month ago the ACA’s demise seemed inevitable according Read More
The Treasury Inspector General Tax Administration Says Employer Mandate Penalties Are Coming

The Treasury Inspector General Tax Administration Says Employer Mandate Penalties Are Coming

Apr 17 With now two reporting years (2015 and 2016) behind us since the implementation of the Employer Mandate under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the IRS has yet to impose any Read More
Thought That ACA Reporting for 2015 Was a Free Pass? Think Again.

Thought That ACA Reporting for 2015 Was a Free Pass? Think Again.

Apr 13 With now two reporting years (2015 and 2016) behind us since the implementation of the Employer Mandate under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the IRS has yet to impose any Read More
McCarran-Ferguson Antitrust Exemption Is Eliminated After 70 Years

McCarran-Ferguson Antitrust Exemption Is Eliminated After 70 Years

Apr 12 The Affordable Care Act may be here to stay, but changes to antitrust laws may affect how the healthcare insurance industry does business. The House of Representatives approved legislation that Read More
These New Healthcare Staffers Were Added By The Trump Administration

These New Healthcare Staffers Were Added By The Trump Administration

Apr 11 Here’s a quick staffing update regarding new hires to come to the Department of Health and Human Services and the White House: The role of Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health Read More
How to Successfully Appeal an Exchange Notice from the Healthcare Marketplace

How to Successfully Appeal an Exchange Notice from the Healthcare Marketplace

Apr 10 – Op-Ed published on April 7, 2017 on ‘Accounting Today’ – Some companies across the country may have experienced receiving exchange notices from the health insurance marketplace informing them they Read More
New HHS Website Shows Regulations Geared Toward Bettering The ACA

New HHS Website Shows Regulations Geared Toward Bettering The ACA

Apr 6 Prior to the dismantling of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) launched a new website identifying aspects of the Affordable Care Act Read More
As The ACA Stays, Should States Readjust Their Employer Mandate Demands?

As The ACA Stays, Should States Readjust Their Employer Mandate Demands?

Apr 5 In a matter of two weeks, everything seems to have changed for the fate of states and their Read More
Life After The Proposed AHCA: An Employer’s Tip Sheet

Life After The Proposed AHCA: An Employer’s Tip Sheet

Apr 4 Goodbye AHCA, hello ACA. Again. While President Trump’s attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) with the American Health Care Act (AHCA) has left many Americans relieved Read More
As IRS Section 1332 Support Continues, Can States Reform Healthcare On Their Own?

As IRS Section 1332 Support Continues, Can States Reform Healthcare On Their Own?

Apr 3 Now that the vote on the American Healthcare Act has been withdrawn, and its return highly unlikely, it would appear that the Affordable Care Act will continue to be the Read More