Administration Reaffirms Enforcement of ACA

December 20, 2018

Some employers have questioned whether last week’s ruling by a federal judge in Texas means they must still comply with the ACA. That ruling, which has not yet been finalized, ruled the ACA unconstitutional.

ACA Remains in Effect While Federal Courts Review Recent Decision

December 17, 2018

A federal court in northern Texas issued a ruling on Friday that calls into question the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).

IRS Extends Deadline to Provide ACA Forms to Individuals

November 30, 2018

The IRS* announced that it has extended the due date for employers to furnish Forms 1095 to employees, from January 31, 2019 to March 4, 2019.

IRS Announces Increased Fee on Health Plans

November 7, 2018

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released an update to the annual fee imposed on certain health plans, from $2.39 to $2.45, calculated based on the average number of lives covered.

IRS Updates Q&As with Current ACA Affordability and Penalty Amounts

February 22, 2018

The IRS has updated its online ACA Q&A resource to reflect updated penalty amounts, affordability thresholds and guidance on expired transition relief for 2018.