Finance News & Insights

IRS cuts Finance a major Obamacare break at the 11th hour

The IRS recently did something regarding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) it was adamant it wouldn’t do this year. [Read more…]

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IRS claims it will finally collect ‘mass’ ACA penalties: Should Finance believe it?

Despite lots of warnings, IRS has yet to impose any non-compliance penalties on employers during the two years the ACA reporting provisions have been mandatory. Now, the agency assures businesses it’s ready to start issuing penalties. So should you believe the feds? [Read more…]

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What Finance needs to know about ACA repeal, courtesy of a health reform expert

Amidst all the coverage of the passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), it’s tough to find an answer to a question that’s near and dear to CFOs: What does this GOP victory mean for employers?  [Read more…]

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Obamacare: Is IRS’ latest move the beginning of the end?

The IRS just quietly dropped a bombshell involving the Affordable Care Act (ACA) — and the move could ultimately impact the long-term future of the law. [Read more…]

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The GOP Obamacare repeal could take ‘up six to years’

In the wake of Trump’s Executive Order instructing Congress to do whatever was legally necessary to “repeal and replace” Obamacare, little has been said about how long such a move will actually take — until now. [Read more…]

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Obamacare’s 2018 out-of-pocket limits are here

In what could be one of the last ACA actions before the Trump administration begins the wholesale repeal effort, the feds just announced some key changes. [Read more…]

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New law allows previously illegal Obamacare workaround

While the ultimate fate of the ACA remains uncertain at best, Finance pros may soon be able to use a key compliance strategy that was recently taken away from them. [Read more…]

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Obamacare: IRS offers Finance some very good news

Finance just got a little breathing room from one of the major administrative headaches of early 2017 thanks to the IRS’ latest move. [Read more…]

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Why Finance should care about new Obamacare whistleblower rule

Employee complaints — i.e., “whistleblowing” — about a company’s ACA compliance are a top reason firms get audited for healthcare compliance in the first place. And now that the feds have released the final rule on the topic, Finance pros should pay close attention to exactly what’s covered. [Read more…]

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Feds’ new ACA guidance covers cost-sharing: What Finance needs to know

Finance chiefs should huddle with HR and Benefits pros as well as their benefits brokers to make sure everyone’s up to speed on the latest Obamacare guidance, because it includes a lot of important info on health plans and cost-sharing. [Read more…]

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