Compliance Information and Special Reports

2021 Articles

2022 Cost of Living Adjustments

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New Jersey Releases 2022 Disability and Family Leave Amounts

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Build Back Better Legislation Includes Benefit Provisions 

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OSHA's Emergency Temporary Standard Guidance on Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination/Testing

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Guidance Clarifies Outbreak Period Rules for COBRA

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Massachusetts Paid Family Leave 2022 Contributions and Benefits

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HHS Issues Guidance Addressing HIPAA and COVID-19 Vaccinations 

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Telehealth Relief for HDHPs Set to Expire

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2021: Third Quarter Compliance Digest 

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President Biden Announces Plan to Increase Number of Vaccinated Americans

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IRS Announces 2022 ACA Affordability Indexed Amount 

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Guidance on Preventive Care Services and PrEP Coverage

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HHS Extends Public Health Emergency until October 18, 2021

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Cobra Subsidy Termination Notice Reminder 

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Request for Information on Pharmacy Transparency

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2021: Second Quarter Compliance Digest

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2021 PCOR Fee Filing Reminder for Self-Insured Plans

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IRS Guidance Clarifies DCAP Relief

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2022 Inflation Adjusted Amounts for HSA's

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Employers Encouraged to Provide PTO for Vaccinations

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Guidance Issued on MHPAEA Comparative Analysis Requirement

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COVID-19 PPE Now Qualified Medical Expense 

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2021: First Quarter Compliance Digest

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IRS Guidance on Health FSA and DCAP Relief 

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Departments Issue Guidance 

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Guidance Issued on Outbreak Period

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Reminders for Medicare CMS Notice and 1094 - 1095 Filing

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HHS Extends the Public Health Emergency Again

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Surprise Medical Billing Guidance Clarifies IDR Process and Fees

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FAQs Address COVID-19 Vaccine Group Health Plan Incentives

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Proposed Requirements Address Air Ambulance Reporting Requirement

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2021 MLR Rebate Checks Recently Issued to Fully Insured Plans

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Some Transparency in Coverage and CAA Deadlines Delayed

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More Employers May Be Required to Electronically File Some IRS Forms 

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Additional Guidnace Issued on the 2021 COBRA Subsidy

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First Guidance on Surprise Medical Billing Issued 

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New Mandatory Preventive Items and Services 

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Supreme Court Dismisses Latest Challenge to the ACA

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HHS Expands Interpretation of Sex Discrimination under 1557

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IRS Provides Additional Guidance on COBRA Subsidy

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Annual Out-of-Pocket Maximum Adjustments Announced for 2022

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HHS Extends Public Health Emergency Until July 20,2021

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Update on COVID-19 Vaccine and Vaccine Administrative Cost

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Guidance Issued on the 2021 Cobra Subsidy 

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DCAP Update and Other Highlights from the ARPA

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New COBRA Subsidy

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Cobra Subsidy in the Works

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Marketplace Special Enrollment Period Announced 

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DOL Penalties Increase for 2021

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2020 Articles

2020: Year in Review Compliance Digest 

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DOL FAQs Address Expiration of FFCRA Leave

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COVID-19 and Government Funding Legislation Signed into Law

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New PCOR Fee Announced 

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Final Regulations Address Coverage for COVID-19 Vaccines

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DOL Issues Updated MHPAEA Compliance Tool

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Final 2020 Forms 1094-C and 1095-C Issued and Deadline Extended for 2020 Forms 1095-C

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2020 MLR Rebate Checks Recently Issued to Fully Insured Plans

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NJ Issues Pre-Tax Transportation Benefit Rules

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Quarter Third Compliance Digest

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Medicare Part D Notification Requirements

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FAQs Address School Reopening and FFCRA Leave

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DOL Provides Guidance Regarding FFCRA and SCA_DBRA Interaction

Computer Software Guidance

Anticipating the Impact of COVID-19 on Health Care Premiums

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Supreme Court Affirms Expansions of ACA Contraception Exemptions

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2020: Second Quarter Compliance Digest

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Proper Use of Premium Credits

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New Guidance Offers Relief and Extends Deadlines for Benefit Plans

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IRS Issues Relief for Cafeteria Plans in Response to COVID-19

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IRS Issues FFCRA W-2 Reporting Guidance

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FFCRA Benefit Eligibility Updates for Summer Program Closures

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Nineteenth Set of FAQs on the ACA Issued

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Annual Out-Of-Pocket Maximum Adjustments Announced for 2021

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Adjusting Group Benefit Strategies

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DOL Issues Temporary Rule: Regulations Regarding FFCRA Leave

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The Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act

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Coronavirus Emergency Loans - Small Business Guide and Checklist

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Initial Guidance on Payroll Tax Credits under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

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COVID-19 Stimulus Package

Contract Review

Coronavirus Health Coverage and Employee Leaves of Absence

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2020 Federal Poverty Guidelines Announced

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Medicare Part D CMS Notification Reminder

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Parking Tax Relief for Tax-Exempt Employers

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Family and Medical Leave Tax Credit Extended

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Key ACA Taxes Repealed, but the PCOR Fee Is Back

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EEOC Provides Proposed Wellness Rules

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2020 Employer Reporting Requirements 

Financial Reports

2020 : Fourth Quarter Compliance Digest 

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Final Rule to Increase Flexibility for Grandfathered Plans

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Final Group Health Plan Transparency Rules Issued 

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New Jersey Releases 2021 Disability and Family Leave Amounts

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2021 Cost of Living Adjustments

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SBA Covid-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan Application

 

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HHS Announces Another Extension to the Public Health Emergency

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Renewal Considerations Potential Liability Exposures Due To COVID19 Related Extensions

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DOL Reaffirms and Revises FFCRA Leave Regulations, Updates FAQs

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EEOC Updates COVID-19 Guidance

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District Court Blocks Enforcement of HHS Final Rule on ACA Section 1557

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FFCRA Paid Leave Regulations Invalidated by District Court

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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of LGBTQ Protection in Title VII

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Section 1557 Nondiscrimination Final Rule

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Proposed Rule to Increase Flexibility for Grandfathered Plans

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New Jersey Expands Disability and Leave Benefits to Address COVID-19

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National Public Health Emergency Extension Benefit Plan Impact

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IRS Issues Proposed Rule Expanding Medical Expenses

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IRS Announces 2021 ACA Affordability Indexed Amount

Tax Income Reports

EEOC Antibody Testing Guidance in Return to Work Decisions

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COVID-19 Returning to Work and Benefit Eligibility Considerations

Working from Home

2021 Inflation Adjusted Amounts of HSAs

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2020 PCOR Fee Filing Reminder for Self-Insured Plans

Bankruptcy Filing

Quarter One Compliance Digest

Contract Review

COVID-19 Employer FAQ

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Benefit Considerations in Light of Employee Terminations/Layoffs

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Special Enrollment Considerations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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DOL Guidance on Families First Coronavirus Response Act

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DOL Penalties Increase for 2020

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Deadline Extended for 2019 Forms 1095-C

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California Individual Mandate, Penalty and Reporting

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Overtime Pay Consequences of Common Employee Benefits

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2019 Employer Reporting Requirements

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IRS Releases Proposed Regulations on ACA Reporting and Other Issues

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Guidance on Prescription Drug Reporting

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