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Thursday, June 21, 2018A June 18, 2018 article on SHRM.org sites retaining talent (72%) as the #1 reason employers are enhancing benefits in 2018 followed by attracting new talent (58%). At the same time, 75% of the employers surveyed stated that managing the cost of those benefits wasn't a priority. READ MORE >>
Saturday, January 20, 2018 The IRS has started sending Applicable Large Employers (ALE) which are subject to Employer Shared Responsibility Payments (ESRP) notice 226J. The notice attempts to calculate penalties based on forms 1094C and 1095C. The notice is not a bill, but rather an attempt to confirm information based on the forms that were filed and employee tax returns. READ MORE >>
Friday, November 17, 2017SHRM (November 15, 2017) The IRS plans to begin notifying employers in "late 2017" of their potential liability for failing to provide health coverage compliant with the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The agency recently posted online a new set of frequently asked questions (FAQs) that explains the notification process and how employers can appeal the penalty determination. READ MORE >>