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Question of the Week

Q.- We are a large employer with more than 50 employees. Do we have to mail Form 1095-C to our employees or may we send it to them by email?
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Tip Sheet for Protecting Against Identity Theft and Internet Scams

The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released a Tip Sheet on protecting against identity theft and internet scams. Employers may share the ...
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Dependent Eligibility Management

BAS can manage dependent eligibility for an employer to ensure only approved dependents are added to benefits. MyEnroll360 offers a complete and tightly knit dependent ...
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Publication 5137, Fringe Benefit Updates for Government Employers

A fringe benefit is a form of pay from an employer that is in addition to regular wages for the performance of services. Under section 61 of the Internal Revenue Code, ...
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IRS Changes Affordability Determination for Family Coverage

The IRS issued final regulations changing the affordability test for purposes of receiving a tax credit for purchasing health coverage through the Marketplace. ...
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Question of the Week

Q.- We have a calendar year plan and use the lookback method for determining full-time status. I know our measurement period ended. What do we do with the results?
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CISA Password Tip Sheet

The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) urges everyone to create strong passwords and engage in password management.
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Quality COBRA Service from BAS/CCS

Benefit Allocation Systems, LLC (“BAS”) has been providing COBRA administrative services for many years. In 2004, BAS established Cobra Control Services, LLC (“CCS”) as ...
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Employee Versus Independent Contractor

The Department of Labor is once again modifying the rules for determining if a worker is an employee or independent contractor under the Fair Labor Standards Act. A new ...
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Mid-Year Cafeteria Plan Changes for ACA Enrollment

The IRS issued Notice 2022-41 expanding the permitted change-in-status rules for health coverage under a Code section 125 cafeteria plan.
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