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Employee Benefit News for School, City and County Employers


Final Notice of ACA Benefit & Payment Parameters for 2020

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The Department of Health and Human Services released its final Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2020. This final rule describes benefit and payment parameters under the...


Deadline Extension: EEO-1 Filing Report

Please note that the following article only applies to those public sector groups with a government contract.


Federal Aid Allocated by States Uneven

Recent statistics from the U.S. Department of Education show that overall federal budget for education isn’t being equally disbursed among the states. K-12 federal funding has increased slightly...


Affordable Care Act Ruled Unconstitutional – But the Law Stands for Now

On Friday, December 14, 2018, a federal judge ruled that the entire Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional. Last year, a change in the federal tax law eliminated or zeroed out the...


Deadline Delayed for 2018 ACA Reporting

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2018-94 on November 29, 2019. This notice extends certain due dates for ACA reporting and extends a good-faith transition relief from penalties.


Did You Get the IRS Letter 226-J? Here’s What You Need to Know.

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires that applicable large employers (ALEs) must offer their full-time employees affordable, minimum value health coverage or be penalized. This mandate is also...


Republicans End Attempts to Repeal and Replace ACA

The Republican party has indicated that they will no longer attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). They lost control of the U.S. House of Representatives to the Democrats...


IRS Adjusted PCORI Fee Amount for 2018

The PCORI fee is an Affordable Care Act fee that funds comparative effectiveness research. It is applicable to both self-insured employers and health insurance carriers.


Final Forms for 2018 ACA Reporting

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released the final forms and instructions for 2018 reporting under Sections 6055 and 6056.

Download 2019 ACA Compliance Checklist

With 2019 just around the corner, public sector organizations with group health plans should be aware of changes to Affordable Care Act (ACA) requirements that take effect in 2019.