ACA penalty risk management

25 03, 2016

Parsing the ACA inkblot for what’s not divisive – IRS Form 1095-C

2017-03-30T10:34:23+00:00 March 25th, 2016|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance, General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics SL, Payroll and HR Software|0 Comments

By Helen Karakoudas | ACA Education DirectorOriginal post on March 25, 2016In all the years since the Affordable Care Act was signed into law – six now – the ACA birthday we’re marking this week is the first to come during the filing season for the IRS form that the ACA introduced:The anxiety-stirring 1095-C.Yes, it’s [...]

24 09, 2015

ACA Burdened Majority? Employers minding the spirit of the law

2017-03-15T15:05:59+00:00 September 24th, 2015|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance, General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics SL, Payroll User Group, Payroll and HR Software|0 Comments

When we first began talking with employers about Affordable Care Act compliance, the discussion always centered on ACA penalty risk management. Please click the image to enlarge. That was early 2012. In every case then, the employer introduced the topic. We came to think of our early clients as the Forced Minority [...]

3 09, 2015

Take cover from ACA sledgehammer and tack hammer penalties

2017-01-08T13:22:49+00:00 September 3rd, 2015|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance|0 Comments

With the penalty-assessment phase of the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate in place as of January 1 2015, companies in certain industries must be paying attention. Managing their penalty risk is crucial because consequences for not meeting the coverage mandate of the new health law will be real. And those IRS penalties are rising from [...]

16 07, 2015

ACA jolt: IRS nonfiling fine now $520 per required 1095-C

2017-03-15T15:15:25+00:00 July 16th, 2015|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance, General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Payroll and HR Software|0 Comments

Embedded in the Trade Preferences Act of 2015 is a tiny provision that raises penalties for IRS filing errors, including those for Affordable Care Act (ACA) returns.   You’ve been generous all along in providing health insurance to every one of your employees. Sure, you’ve heard about the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate. And you’ve [...]