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US fiscal cliff resolution
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2013

On January 2, 2013, President Obama signed into law the American Taxpayer Relief Act (H.R. 8) effective January 1, 2013. The act was the culmination


2014 limitations for health savings accounts announced
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2013

The IRS has released the inflation-adjusted limitation amounts for health savings accounts (HSA) for 2014. The limitation on deductions for


Modification of “use-or-lose” rule for health FSAs
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2013

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Notice 2013-71 modifies the "use-it-or-lose-it" rule for health flexible spending accounts (health FSAs) set forth


Small business tax credit for employer health insurance contributions
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2010

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently issued guidance on a tax credit made available through the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that benefits certain small employers who help defray the cost of their employees' health insurance premiums


More health care reform FAQs issued
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • January 4 2011

Over the past several months DOL, HHS, and the IRS (collectively, the Agencies) have issued a series of frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the implementation of the Affordable Care Act


Mandatory W-2 reporting of the cost of medical coverage delayed
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2010

Under the PPACA, employers are required to report the cost of employer-sponsored health coverage on their employees' 2011 Forms W-2 (generally issued in early 2012


IRS now accepting applications for $1 billion therapeutic discovery credit program window closes July 21, 2010
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2010

The IRS is now accepting applications for the $1 billion pool of funds earmarked by the health care reform bill (the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010) for small and mid-size biotechnology companies to provide needed funding to support critical research and development programs under the qualifying therapeutic discovery tax credit program


The Trade Adjustment Assistance Extension Act extends Health Coverage Tax Credit
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2011

On October 11, 2011, the Trade Adjustment Assistance Extension Act was signed into law


IRS issues final regulations regarding Affordable Care Act’s premium tax credit
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2012

On May 18, 2012, the IRS issued final regulations relating to the health insurance premium tax credit enacted as part of the Affordable Care Act


New year, new medical device tax: key questions answered
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2013

On January 1, 2013 an excise tax of 2.3 percent on total revenues from manufacturers of medical devices in the U.S. took effect, impacting not just