The Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act: How It Affects Medical Insurance and Other Employee Benefits in Alaska

We provide the most up-to-date information through our PPACA Advisor program.  Brief, to-the-point explanations about the law and how it directly affects you.  This information - compiled by benefit law experts and tailored for employers - can help you meet your immediate compliance duties and better plan for the future - See more at: http://www.thewilsonagency.com/health-care-reform-resources#sthash.GkHM7...
We provide the most up-to-date information through our PPACA Advisor program.  Brief, to-the-point explanations about the law and how it directly affects you.  This information - compiled by benefit law experts and tailored for employers - can help you meet your immediate compliance duties and better plan for the future - See more at: http://www.thewilsonagency.com/health-care-reform-resources#sthash.GkHM7...
We provide the most up-to-date information through our PPACA Advisor program.  Brief, to-the-point explanations about the law and how it directly affects you.  This information - compiled by benefit law experts and tailored for employers - can help you meet your immediate compliance duties and better plan for the future - See more at: http://www.thewilsonagency.com/health-care-reform-resources#sthash.GkHM7...

The Wilson Agency can help you through health care reform in Anchorage AK

Our PPACA Advisor program, through UBA, provides the most up-to-date information in brief, to-the-point explanations about the law and how it directly affects you.  This information is compiled by benefit law experts and tailored for employers - can help you meet your immediate compliance duties and better plan for the future.

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ACA Issues Another FAQ on DOL Reporting - May 3, 2016

IRS Reporting: Now What? - April 20, 2016

IRS Reporting Tip 1 - March 23, 2016

IRS Reporting Tip 2 - March 23, 2016

Benefit and Payment Parameters Rule - March 18, 2016

Proposed SBC Template and Updates - March 4, 2016

IRS Final Rule on Minimum Value - January 7, 2016

IRS Provides Major Delay in 6055 and 6056 Reporting - December 29, 2015

COBRA and the ACA - December 22, 2015

Omnibus Bill Signed Into Law; Delays Cadillac Tax - December 22, 2015

IRS Notice 2015-87: HRAs, Affordability, and More - December 21, 2015

Proposed Benefit Parameters Released - November 25, 2015

Final Rule on Grandfathered Plan - November 23, 2015

CMS Provides Clarity on PACE Act Implications for States - November 9, 2015

ACA Auto-Enrollment Requirement Repealed - November 3, 2015

DOL Issues FAQ on Mental Health Parity and ACA Market Reform Provisions - November 3, 2015

PACE Act Passes House, Senate

How to Handle Leaves of Absence under the ACA - September 28, 2015

IRS Notice on Minimum Essential Coverage Reporting - September 28, 2015

IRS Releases Forms and Instructions for 6055/6056 Reporting - September 18, 2015

Temporary Safe Harbor for Online Posting of SBCs - September 10, 2015

IRS Proposes Minimum Value Change to Mesh IRS and HHS Rules - September 10, 2015

HHS Proposes First Nondiscrimination Regulations - September 9, 2015

Affordable Care Act Information Returns - September 1, 2015

6055 Reporting, HRAs, and "Supplemental Coverage" - Agust 28, 2015

IRS Releases Draft 2015 Instructions for 6055/6056 Reporting - August 24, 2015

Counting Veterans with Tricare - August 11, 2015

DOL Issues Second Notice to Assist in Cadillac Tax Regulations - August 6, 2015

Mid-Size Employers - Transition Relief and Community Rating - July 24 2015

Preventive Service Rules - July 17, 2017

Trade Bill Increases ACA Reporting Penalties - July 13, 2015

Cafeteria Plans: Change in Status and Changing Employee Elections - June 30, 2015 

IRS Releases Draft 2015 Forms for 6055/6056 Reporting - June 30, 2015 

U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Subsidy Eligibility - June 25, 2015

Summary of Benefits Coverage- June 23, 2015

HRAs, HSAs and HFSAs under PPACA - June 23, 2015

Small Groups Plans under PPACA - June 23, 2015

Mid-Sized Group Insured Plans (50-99 EEs) and PPACA - June 23, 2015

Large Group Insured Plans and PPACA - June 23, 2015

Self-Funded Plans and PPACA - June 23, 2015

PPACA Requirements and Applicability Table - June 23, 2015

Highlights of the PCORI FEE - May 2015

FAQs About the PCORI Fee - May 2015

IRS Issues Additional FAQs and Hosts Webinar to Assist with Reporting Requirements under PPACA's Play or Pay - May 2015

Play or Pay Penalties
- April 28, 2015

Proposed Rule on Wellness Under ADA - April 20, 2015

Expected Wraparound Benefits - March 20, 2015

Cost Sharing Limits Changing for 2016 - March 17, 2015

Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument in Subsidy Eligibility Battle - March 12, 2015

Changes Affecting Employers and Group Health Plans 2015 and Beyond - February 27, 2015

Agencies Release Guidance on Premium Reimbursements, Single Benefit Supplemental Policies and Cadillac Tax - February 26, 2015

Highlights of Employer and Insurer Reporting Requirements - February 23, 2015

IRS Issues Final Forms and Instructions for Employer and Insurer Reporting Forms - February 23, 2015

Highlights of the Cadillac Tax - January 6, 2015

Preparing for 2015: Key PPACA Requirements - December 2, 2014

FAQs about W-2 Reporting Requirement - November 24, 2014

Highlights of W-2 Reporting - November 24, 2014

Play or Pay Penalty and Counting Employees under PPACA FAQ - November 24, 2014

Controlled Groups and Affiliated Services Groups: November 24, 2014

Transitional Reinsurance Fee Filing Date Extended to December 5 - November 17, 2014

Agencies Disallow Several Plan Designs; Other Developments in Washington - November 13, 2014

Requirement to Obtain Health Plan Identifier (HPID) Delayed - October 31, 2014

Common Terms: Essential Health Benefits, Minimum Essential Converage, Minimum Value Coverage - October 16, 2014

Highlights of the Wellness Program Requirements - October 13, 2014

FAQ About Wellness Programs' Legal Requirements - October 13, 2014

FAQ on Grandfathered Plans - October 13, 2014

IRS Allows Additional Section 125 Change in Status Events - September 25, 2014

IRS Issues Drafts of Instructions for Employer and Individual Responsibility Reporting Forms - September 23, 2014

Highlights of the Summary of Benefits Coverage (SBC) - August 11, 2014

Court IRS Releases Drafts of Employer and Insurer Reporting Forms for PPACA - August 1, 2014

Court Issues Opposite Rulings in Premium Subsidy Cases- July 23, 2014

MLR Rebate Considerations: Private Plans - July 21, 2014

MLR Rebate Considerations: Government and Church Plans - July 21, 2014

PCORI vs. TRF Chart - June 10, 2014

Preparing for PPACA - A Readiness Checklist - March 27, 2014

IRS Releases Final Reporting Regulations - March 13, 2014

Option for Some to Renew Policies That Do Not Fully Meet PPACA Standards - March 11, 2014

Final Eligibility Waiting Periods - February 24, 2014

Final Regulations for Play or Pay - February 13, 2014

Additional PPACA Details Released - Januray 16, 2014

FAQ on Waiting Periods and Eligibility - July 2014 

Extensions to Enrollment and Premium Deadlines - December 20, 2013

HHS and IRS Issue Items Affecting Group Health Plans - December 11, 2013

Additional Medicare Withholding For High Earners - December 5, 2013

Insurers Given Permission to Renew Policies That Don't Meet PPACA Requirements - November 15, 2013

Updated IRS Changes To The Health FSA Rule - November 4, 2013 

DOL and IRS Guidance on HRA's Reimbursement Arrangements - October 9, 2013

Marketplace FAQ's - September 24, 2013

Small Business Tax Credit - September 23, 2013

SHOP Exchange - September 19, 2013

Marketplace Exchange Notice - September 12, 2013

FAQ on Exchange (Marketplace) Notice - September 9, 2013

Individual Shared Responsibility Requirement - August 30, 2013

Annual Notices- August 15, 2013