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Employee benefits update - select complaince deadlines and reminders
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • July 23 2013

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) imposes fees on plan sponsors of applicable self-insured health plans to help fund the


IRS announces delay of ACA employer reporting and fee provisions
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • August 30 2013

On July 9, 2013, the IRS issued Notice 2013-45 (Notice) delaying the effective date of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) employer


Adult child health coverage Wisconsin legislature passes bills to conform tax law
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • November 15 2011

Wisconsin was the only state that had not conformed to federal tax treatment of adult child health coverage


IRS publishes proposed regulations imposing fees to fund patient-centered outcomes research
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • May 14 2012

On April 17, 2012, the IRS published proposed regulations addressing the fees issuers of certain health insurance policies and plan sponsors of self-insured health plans will be charged to fund comparative effectiveness research


IRS issues notices requesting comments on regulations implementing minimum essential coverage requirements
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • May 14 2012

The IRS published three notices requesting comments on issues pertaining to regulations implementing the minimum essential coverage requirements as required by PPACA


United States Supreme Court upholds PPACA
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • June 28 2012

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court (Court) issued its long awaited decision on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the Act), upholding the constitutionality of the individual mandate provision of the Act as a valid exercise of Congress's power under the Taxing Clause and limiting the Medicaid expansion by striking, as an unconstitutional exercise of Congress's power under the Spending Clause, the provision of the Act that authorizes the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary (the Secretary) to withdraw existing Medicaid funds from States that fail to implement the expanded Medicaid coverage requirements in the Act


Health care reform: what's next?
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • May 26 2010

As reported last month in the April 2010 Employee Benefits Update, the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act (the PPACA) became law on March 23, 2010 and was subsequently amended by the Health Care and Education Affordability Reconciliation Act on March 30, 2010


Repeal of Form 1099 tax reporting requirement in PPACA
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • May 20 2011

A bill repealing expanded Form 1099 tax reporting requirements that were included in PPACA was signed into law by President Obama on April 14


Agencies amend grandfathered plan regulations to permit insurer changes
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • December 22 2010

On November 17, 2010, the Departments amended the interim final rules regarding grandfathered group health plans under PPACA


IRS issues guidance on the special funding rules for defined benefit plans
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • August 17 2010

The IRS issued two notices that provide guidance on the availability of special funding rules for single-employer and multiemployer defined benefit plans