The IRS Extends the Deadline for Furnishing Forms 1095-B and 1095-C to Individuals

The IRS has extended the deadline for furnishing Forms 1095-B and 1095-C to individuals from January 31, 2019 to March 4, 2019. Notice 2018-94 DOES NOT extend the deadlines for filing the 2018 Forms ...

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IRS Announces 2019 Healthcare Flexible Spending Arrangement (FSA) Contribution Limit

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced that the 2019 limit on employee pre-tax FSA healthcare contributions will rise to $2,700, up from $2,650 in 2018. Revenue Procedure Bulletin 2018-57 ...

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The IRS Releases Final 1094-C/1095-C Forms and Instructions for 2018 Tax Year

The IRS Releases Final 1094-C/1095-C Forms and Instructions for 2018 Tax Year

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently released the 1094-C/1095-C forms and instructions to be used by Applicable Large Employers (ALEs) for the 2018 tax year reporting required by the ...

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Cautions and Benefits of an HDHP/HSA for Your Organization

Cautions and Benefits of an HDHP/HSA for Your Organization

As the price of health care continues to increase faster than the rate of inflation, both monthly premiums and average deductibles are also increasing. Many employers have turned to high deductible ...

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Managing Prescription Drug Plan Costs: Pricing Tricks Employers Should Watch For

Managing Prescription Drug Plan Costs: Pricing Tricks Employers Should Watch For

Employers typically pay close attention to medical plan provider discounts, stop loss premiums, and administrative costs, but often overlook ways to manage prescription drug plan costs. Proactively ...

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Are you Prepared for a HIPAA Audit?

Are you Prepared for a HIPAA Audit?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) protects the privacy and security of an individual’s protected health information (PHI) by governing how covered entities use, store, ...

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Which Will Better Serve Your Business: a Broker or an Actuarial Consultant?

Which Will Better Serve Your Business: a Broker or an Actuarial Consultant?

When it comes to employee benefits, your organization needs a benefits advisor that adds the most value to your business. While there are quite a few differences in the services provided by a broker ...

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