Health Care Reform

Below you will find a collection of news articles we have published in regards to new Health Care Reform.

Furnishing Deadline Delayed for 2017 ACA Reporting

On December 22, 2017, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2018-06 to: Extend the due date for furnishing forms under Sections 6055 and 6056 for 2017 for 30 days, from January 31, ... More

Understanding the ABCs of the 1095 Forms

Due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), many individuals will receive one or more 1095 forms.  Much like Form W-2 and Form 1099, which include information about the income, these health care forms ... More

Tax Reform Bill Signed into Law

On Dec. 22, 2017, President Donald Trump signed the tax reform bill, called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, into law, after it passed both the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives. This tax ... More

IRS Issues Pay or Play Enforcement Guidance and Penalty Assessments

On Nov. 2, 2017, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) updated its Questions and Answers (Q&As) on the employer shared responsibility rules under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to include information ... More

Tell Congress to Delay or Permanently Repeal the Cadillac/excise Tax!

In January 2017, Senators Dean Heller (R-NV) and Martin Heinrich (D-NM) introduced S. 58, and Representatives Mike Kelly (R-PA) and Joe Courtney (D-CT) introduced H.R. 173, legislation to repeal the ... More

Final Forms for ACA Reporting Released

On Sept. 28, 2017, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released final 2017 forms for reporting under Internal Revenue Code (Code) Sections 6055 and 6056. 2017 Forms 1094-C and 1095-C (and related ... More

ACA Fee Highlights and 2018 Updates

The IRS and the Department of Health and Human Services have issued final regulations that provide details on several fees that will be due as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ... More

IRS Releases Draft Forms and Instructions for ACA Reporting

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently released draft 2017 forms for reporting under Internal Revenue Code (Code) Sections 6055 and 6056.  Draft forms and instructions released are for: Form ... More

The Single-Payer Tornado

The Single-Payer Tornado The National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) released a new infographic, the Single-Payer Tornado. It visually depicts five major consequences of adopting ... More

Employers: Tell the Senate to Preserve the Employer-Based System and Permanently Repeal the Cadillac/excise Tax!

On May 4, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 1628, the American Health Care Act (AHCA), a reconciliation bill to repeal and replace portions of the ACA. It will now be considered by the Senate, ... More