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Employer Reporting Requirements under ACA

Update 11/18/2016: The IRS extended the deadline for providing the statements to employees/individuals in 2017. No extension for the IRS … FULL STORY

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Reinsurance Reporting from Self-Funded Employers Due Nov 15, 2016

Employers who offered a self-funded plan at anytime from Jan-Sep 2016 are required to submit their reinsurance reporting to HHS … FULL STORY

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Webcast Invite: Politics & Policy: A Post-Election Day Outlook by MetLife

On Thu, Nov 17, MetLife will host a special 30-minute webcast for our broker network: Politics and Policy—A Post-Election Day … FULL STORY

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Cigna: Summary of Changes to Forms 1094 & 1095 for 2016

On October 3, 2016, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released final 2016 Forms 1094-C and 1095-C and their accompanying instructions. … FULL STORY

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UHC: New EEOC Regulations Required for Wellness Incentive Programs

On May 17, 2016, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued final rules amending the regulations implementing Title I of … FULL STORY

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FFM Plan Year 2017 Registration and Training is Now Available

Plan year 2017 FFM agent and broker registration and training is now available on the CMS Enterprise Portal at https://portal.cms.gov. … FULL STORY

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Cigna: Final Rules on Employer Wellness Programs Under the ADA and GINA

On May 16, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued final regulations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and … FULL STORY

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Cigna: Final Rule on Nondiscrimination in Health Programs and Activities

On May 13, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and specifically the Office of Civil Rights (OCR), issued … FULL STORY

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HSA Limits for Contributions, Deductibles, and Out-of-Pocket

2014
2015
2016
2017

HDHP Minimum Deductible
IndividualFamily
$1,250$2,500
$1,300$2,600
$1,300$2,600
$1,300$2,600

HDHP Maximum Out-of-Pocket
IndividualFamily
$6,350$12,700
$6,450$12,900
$6,550$13,100
$6,550$13,100

HSA Contribution Limit
IndividualFamily
$3,300$6,550
$3,350$6,650
$3,350$6,750
$3,400$6,750

HSA Catch-Up Contributions (age 55 or older)
Per Person
$1,000
$1,000
$1,000
$1,000

2015 HSA limits (Apr 24, 2014)
2016 HSA … FULL STORY

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CMS Extends Small Group Transitional Relief Policies through 2017

On Mon, Feb 29, 2016, CMS issued a final extension addressing the transitional policy for non-grandfathered plans that are not … FULL STORY

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