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IRS Changes Health FSA "Use-Or-Lose" Rule; Clarifies Transition Relief For 2013-14
On October 31, 2013, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released Notice 2013-71 (Notice), which modifies the "use or lose" rule for health flexible spending accounts (health FSAs) to allow a $500 annual carryover of unused contributions, provided that cafeteria the plan offering the health FSA does not incorporate the "grace period" rule.
United States
12 Nov 2013
Massachusetts Repeals Fair Share Contribution, HIRD Form Requirements
Massachusetts has repealed two main components of its landmark 2006 heath care reform law. Effective July 1, 2013, employers are no longer required to make a "fair share" contribution (FSC) to employees' health insurance (M.G.L. chap. 188) or collect employee Health Insurance Responsibility Disclosure (HIRD) forms (M.G.L. chap. 176Q, § 17).
United States
26 Jul 2013
Health Care Reform: Safe Harbor For Determining Full-Time Employee Status
New guidance has been issued on two requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the "Act") that will become effective in 2014.
United States
11 Oct 2012
U.S. Department Of Labor FAQ #7 Delays Summary Of Benefits And Coverage Requirement Under ACA; Clarifies Rules Under MHPAEA
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently published the seventh installment of a series of answers to Frequently Asked Questions regarding implementation of the Affordable Care Act and the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (MHPAEA).
United States
13 Dec 2011
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