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2015 HSA limitations
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2014

This morning the IRS released the health savings account (HSA) inflation adjusted amounts for the 2015 calendar year. Both the current 2014 amounts


IRS affirms HDHP preventive care benefits
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2013

This morning the IRS issued Notice 2013-57 confirming the extent of preventive care benefits that can be offered under an HDHP with no deductible


Research fee comments concerning self-insured plans, EAPs and ex-pats
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2011

The research fee comments were due September 6th


Shared responsibility safe harbor proposal
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2011

This afternoon IRS dropped Notice 2011-73, which espouses a safe harbor permitting employers that offer coverage to their employees to measure the affordability of that coverage by using wages that the employer paid to an employee, instead of the employee’s household income


Comments requested on HIPAA portability
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2012

Today, the IRS requested comments on the ongoing compliance neccessary for the HIPAA portability rules


Additional Medicare and investment taxes
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2012

The Affordable Care Act imposes two additional types of taxes beginning in 2013


Never fear, PCOR is here
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2013

Just like a hero from the latest Star Trek-themed training video, the IRS has released additional PCOR guidance just in time to save the world. As


Pre-tax individual medical coverage dealt a significant blow
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2013

On Friday last week, Treasury, DOL and HHS issued new guidance with respect to employers who sought to drop group coverage in exchange for individual


Additional IRS guidance on individual policy premiums
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2014

The IRS has released additional guidance regarding an employer's ability to pay for individual policy premiums on a pre-tax basis. This follows up on


Dueling court cases issued on same day
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2014

On Tuesday morning the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled that an IRS rule for a key piece of the 2010 Affordable Care