Cadillac Tax Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Get answers to commonly asked questions about the health care law's excise tax and its potential effect on businesses.

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Have 50 or more full-time equivalent employees?

Discover five things to prepare for potential employer penalties.

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Employer's guide to health care reform

With the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in full swing, this guide helps to answer important questions facing small businesses and offers solutions to help strike the right benefits balance.

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Resources for employees

Straightforward information and tools to help employees make sense of changes to their benefits.

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Health Care Reform Timeline

There have been some big changes made to health care, and more are on the way.
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News & Events

January 20, 2016

Lawmakers question CMS support of state insurance exchanges – Employee Benefits News

The Government Accountability Office will examine the role of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in helping state health insurance exchanges transition from state-based information systems to the federal program. The House Energy and Commerce Committee requested the study.

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January 21, 2016

Employers advised to prepare for questions on ACA reporting forms – Employee Benefit News

As employers prepare to distribute Forms 1095 to employees by the newly extended IRS deadline of March 31, they should brace for increased questions from employees about the new forms.

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January 22, 2016

PPACA premiums up 9 percent – BenefitsPro

Premiums for health plans sold through the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act federal marketplace increased by 9 percent in the past year, according to a new report from the Department of Health and Human Services.

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January 25, 2016

3 peeks inside the PPACA risk-adjustment machinery – LifeHealthPro

Some health insurers seem to be comfortable with the new Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) risk-adjustment program, but some seemed inclined to stock up on garlic and silver bullets to protect themselves against its capital-drinking teeth.

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