Tagged With: "ACA"

What the Recent ACA Ruling Means for Employers

13 February, 2020

In December of 2019, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the individual mandate of the Affordable Care Act was unconstitutional. This ruling was made by a vote of two to one, resulting in some uncertainty among both employers and employees. The individual mandate of the ACA previously r...

Important Dates and Deadlines for the Affordable Care Act

05 February, 2020

As the new year is upon us, there are a number of important dates and deadlines to track. The Affordable Care Act has several deadlines to keep track of on your calendar. In December, the IRS announced that it would extend the deadline for employers to provide employees with their 1095-C or 1095-...

Did Obamacare Just Lose Its Protection as a Tax? Twenty States Are Trying to Find Out.

17 April, 2018

On Feb. 26, 20 states filed a lawsuit in a federal district court in Texas to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The sweeping Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, signed into law in December, repealed the tax imposed on individuals for failure to obtain health insurance during that taxable year—also known as the “i...

ACA Employer Reporting Compliance — Part 2

18 August, 2015

Part 1 introduced some of the challenges of the reporting requirements. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires employers to report information about the offer of health insurance coverage to their employees. Some Applicable Large Employers (ALEs) — defined as those with more than 50 full-time equiv...

ACA Employer Reporting Compliance — Part 1

10 August, 2015

The employer reporting requirements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) continue to challenge and confuse many of those who must comply.  The law empowers the IRS to verify and enforce that large employers have offered their employees affordable health insurance plans with at least minimal essential co...