• healthinsurance
    Most newly insured Americans covered by employers, study finds

    More than 9 million Americans obtained health insurance between September and mid-March, but most did so through employer-sponsored plans rather than through HealthCare.gov or the state exchanges, a survey by the RAND American Life Panel found.

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    The fast-fading days of retiree health coverage

    The number of companies offering coverage of any type to retirees has dwindled, from 66 percent in 1988 to 28 percent last year.

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    Administration extends Transitional Relief through 2016

    On March 6, 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced it will extend the transitional policy for two years, for policy years beginning on, after or before Oct. 1, 2016, with the possibility of...

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  • Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Constitutionality Of Health Care Law
    Bill bumping ACA to 40-hour work week passes House

    The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed legislation that would modify the Affordable Care Act’s definition of a full-time employee from one who works 30-hours a week to one who works 40-hours a week.

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    11 Health Insurance Tax Facts You Need to Know

    Among the many changes the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) has triggered, amendments to the tax code rank high. Here are some well-researched answers to the questions you're looking for.

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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    Private Exchanges May Offer Shelter from Cadillac Tax

    Avoiding, or at least putting off, the so-called Cadillac tax in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is on a lot of employers’ minds. One of the best ways to do so is by moving employees...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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    Seven Steps to the Pay or Play Rule

    Avoiding any missteps in Affordable Care Act (ACA) "Employer Responsibility" compliance relies on checking your health benefit practices against a list of these seven crucial steps.

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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    HR leaders rate ACA concerns as a lower-tier issue

    New research from a North American sample of HR leaders finds that the Affordable Care Act is not a primary concern among employers, even as the landmark health care law continues to worry the masses. Read full...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • papers
    IRS Simplifies Employer Reporting Requirements in Final Rules

    The IRS has issued final regulations to implement Sections 6056 and 6055 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that require employers to report information to the IRS about whether they provide coverage to employees and to whom...

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  • Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Constitutionality Of Health Care Law
    Final Employer Responsibility Regulations Released

    The final regulations include some changes to the proposed regulation that were released more than a year ago. Review key changes here.

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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