The IRS recently announced cost-of-living adjustments to the annual dollar limits for employee benefit plans.
Many of these limits will increase for 2018.
In 2018, employees may contribute more money to their HSAs, health FSAs and 401(k) accounts.
Many employee benefits are subject to annual dollar limits that are periodically …
Oct. 19, 2017
The IRS announced the health FSA dollar limit for 2018.
Tax Years Beginning in 2018
The $2,650 dollar limit on employee salary reduction contributions to health FSAs applies for these years.
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) imposes a dollar limit on employees’ salary reduction contributions to health flexible spending …
October 13, 2017
The IRS reversed its policy on accepting returns that do not include health coverage information.
April 15, 2018
Individual tax returns for the 2017 tax year are due.
On Oct. 13, 2017, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) reversed a recent policy change in how it monitors compliance with …
Changes for 2018
Certain percentages and dollar amounts have changed for 2018:
Coverage affordability percentages
Maximum penalties for ACA reporting violations
Expected Changes for 2018
Other updated amounts have not yet been announced, but may change for 2018, including:
Health flexible spending account (FSA) salary contribution limits
Dollar amounts …
December 11, 2017
The order gives agencies 60 days to draft regulations to implement the changes related to MEWAs and short-term insurance.
February 9, 2018
The order gives agencies 120 days to draft regulations to implement changes related to HRAs.
On Oct. 12, 2017, President Donald Trump signed an executive …