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The Michigan Business & Professional Association has assembled a valuable tool to assist your business should the Department of Labor send you an investigatory letter informing you that they will be auditing your employee health plan.
Blue Cross makes downward adjustment to small employer rates for remainder of 2015 and projects favorable rates into 2016.

I have created two checklists to assist in completing Forms 1094-C and 1095-C. One checklist is for fully insured medical plans and the other is for self-insured medical plans. These checklists provide guidance on both what information has to be collected and how such information is applied in completing the forms.

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An employer-sponsored HRA will not be able to avoid the annual limit requirements by being integrated with individual market coverage or with an employer plan that provides coverage through individual policies.

Question:  In applying one of the affordability safe harbors for 2015, is the figure 9.56% applied instead of 9.5%?

Eligible consumers have from March 15 through April 30 to enroll in coverage.

At issue is an IRS rule that authorizes financial subsidies to purchase health insurance offered through the federal marketplace.

In its second year of existence, another 68,366 Michigan residents signed up for health insurance through the federally run website set aside for those in the individual market, according to numbers released today by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

This Notice provides limited relief for taxpayers who have a balance due on their 2014 income tax return as a result of reconciling advance payments of the premium tax credit against the premium tax credit allowed on the tax return.