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What the heck is MEC?

USA - March 11 2014 Health Care Reform is confusing. There are so many new terms and concepts. One concept that has been getting a lot of attention lately is MEC. MEC…

Final regs on health care reform large employer penalties keep many transition rules

USA - March 4 2014 The proposed regulations included many helpful transition rules. Although I hoped that the transition rules would be extended, I really didn't think…

Final regs on health care reform large employer penalties include new transition relief easing employers into compliance

USA - February 26 2014 The IRS issued final regulations implementing the employer shared responsibility penalties on February 12, 2014. As promised in an earlier post, I…

Health care reform’s employer shared responsibility penalties: a checklist for employers

USA - February 25 2014 Historically, employers have had complete discretion in deciding whether to offer group health plan coverage to their employees. If they offered…

IRS finally issues final regs on health care reform large employer penalties

USA - February 18 2014 In July 2013, Treasury announced that the large employer shared responsibility penalties would not take effect until 2015. This one-year delay was…