Topic: Compliance

    Don't have insurance? How to claim an exemption
    By Emily Kubis on February 18, 2016

    You may qualify for a coverage exemption and avoid penalties Most people know by now that the Affordable Care Act requires all Americans who can...

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    Healthcare and tax season: Three things to know
    By Alex Tolbert on February 10, 2016

    W-2s are hitting mailboxes everywhere, and that can only mean one thing — it’s tax time. Many regulatory pieces of the Affordable Care Act, from...

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    I missed open enrollment. Will I have to pay a fine?
    By Emily Kubis on February 1, 2016

    Understanding open enrollment and qualifying events Open enrollment for 2016 health coverage ended on Sunday, but that doesn’t necessarily mean...

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    What you need to know about the 1095-C
    By Emily Kubis on January 29, 2016

    What employees should do with the healthcare W-2 If you worked for an employer with more than 50 full-time employees in 2015, you probably...

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    Health reform requirements getting serious
    By Alex Tolbert on August 26, 2015

    Healthcare penalties to know Ever since healthcare reform became law in 2010, employers have had new requirements imposed on how they offer...

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    Coming soon: The healthcare W-2
    By Alex Tolbert on August 12, 2015

    What is the new 1095-C form? Every year, employers pull together an array of employee information in order to generate a W-2 for each employee...

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    Bernard helps patients at Macon County General Hospital
    By Ryan McCostlin on April 21, 2015

    How one hospital is partnering with Bernard to help their patients Up to six million Americans are expected to pay a tax penalty this year for...

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    Three ‘last minute’ tax tips for healthcare
    By Alex Tolbert on March 25, 2015

    How to maximize your tax bill April 15 is upon us, and many Americans still need to get around to filing their taxes. It can be an overwhelming...

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    Health insurance and your taxes: 5 things to know
    By Alex Tolbert on February 25, 2015

    How does healthcare impact your 2014 tax return? It’s tax time, and 2015 is the first year that taxpayers will pay if they did not have qualified...

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    Why do employers offer group health insurance?
    By Alex Tolbert on January 29, 2015

    A lesson in history Whenever I ask this question to employers, I receive a variety of answers—everything from caring for employees to recruiting...

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