May 18, 2016
The DOL announced a final rule updating white collar exemption qualification requirements.
December 1, 2016
The final rule becomes effective. Employers are required to comply with the final rule by this date.
On May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced a final rule regarding overtime …
January 1, 2017
The final rules’ notice requirement and incentive limits apply as of the first day of the first plan year that begins on or after Jan. 1, 2017 (for the health plan used to determine the amount of incentive).
On May 16, 2016, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission …
January 1, 2017
The new contribution limits for HSAs become effective. The only change for 2017 is the $50 increase to the contribution limit for individuals with self-only HDHP coverage.
2017 Plan Years
The HDHP cost-sharing limits for 2017 apply for plan years beginning on or after Jan. 1, 2017. These limits are …
April 12, 2016
Rev. Proc. 2016-24 increased the ACA’s affordability contribution percentages for 2017.
December 31, 2016
The updated percentages are effective for taxable and plan years beginning after Dec. 31, 2016.
On April 12, 2016, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Revenue Procedure 2016-24 to index the contribution percentages in …
The SBC is a concise document providing information about health plan coverage and costs.
The SBC requirement applies to group health plans and health insurance issuers.
The effective date for using the final template will depend on whether the plan provides an annual open enrollment period.
On April 6, 2016, …