Monthly Archives: November 2014

  1. More information from IRS on individual shared responsibility payment and exemption

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    November 27, 2014 by Tony Novak

    Three new publications from IRS yesterday: IRS Notice 2014-76 http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-drop/n-14-76.pdf Rev. Proc. 2014-62 http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-drop/rp-14-62.pdf TD 9705: Minimum Essential Coverage and …
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  2. Update on HRA small business penalties for 2014

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    November 24, 2014 by Tony Novak

    The new tax penalty for 2014 employer-sponsored health reimbursement arrangements HRAs will be 10% of the amount the employer paid …
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  3. Health insurance without a social security number

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    November 19, 2014 by Tony Novak

    OnlineNavigator service continues to receive questions about eligibility for health for applicants insurance without a social security number. As far …
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  4. DOL warns employers: Do not reimburse individual health insurance

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    November 13, 2014 by Tony Novak

    The U.S. Department of Labor issued a plain and simple written warning to employers this week: employers should NOT reimburse employees …
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  5. IRS closes loophole on popular insurance

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    November 5, 2014 by Tony Novak

    Yesterday IRS closed a loophole in the regulations of health care reform that insurance companies planned to exploit for the …
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  6. Compliance planning under the Affordable Care Act

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    November 4, 2014 by Tony Novak

    If your business has 50 or more employees, then planning for compliance with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will soon …
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  7. Why small firms are dropping insurance sooner than expected

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    November 1, 2014 by Tony Novak

    Small businesses are cancelling employer-sponsored group health insurance at a faster than expected pace. While speculation of this transition existed as …
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