2017 Open Enrollment Checklist
To prepare for open enrollment in 2017, company’s who offer health plans to their employees should be aware of the legal changes affecting the design and administration of plans for plan years beginning on or after Jan. 1. This overview also includes an open enrollment checklist for the 2017 plan year.
IRS TO ACCEPT ACA FILINGS AFTER JUNE 30 DEADLINE
The IRS has announced that electronic ACA information returns may continue to be filed after the filing deadline, which was June 30, 2016. These returns are required under Internal Revenue Code Sections 6055 and 6056, which were created by the ACA.
Medicare Part D Disclosures due by Feb. 29, 2016 for calendar year plans
Each year, employers whose health plans include prescription drug coverage must disclose to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) whether that coverage is creditable.