IRS Releases 2019 Contribution Limits

This month, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released the long-awaited contribution limitations for 2019. These amounts are adjusted annually for inflation.  Here is a quick chart that shows the changes […]

PCORI Fee Increases for Health Plans

On November 5, 2018, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released Notice 2018-85 to announce that the health plan Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) fee for plan years ending between October […]

FMLA Tax Credit

FMLA requires large employers (averaging 50 or more employees for 20 or more weeks in the current or prior calendar year) to provide up to twelve (12) weeks of protected […]

Can You Spell FMLA?

FMLA looks like a social media acronym that if one of my kids’ friends posted it, I would call their mother, but it’s not.  FMLA stands for the Family Medical […]

PCORI Fees Due July 31, 2018

Employers that sponsor self-insured group health plans, including health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) should keep in mind the upcoming July 31, 2018 deadline for paying fees that fund the Patient-Centered Outcomes […]