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Compliance Overview: Key HSA Features – 2020 Compliance

Health savings accounts (HSAs) are a popular type of tax-advantaged medical savings account available to individuals enrolled in high deductible health plans (HDHPs). Individuals can use their HSAs to […]
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ACA COMPLIANCE BULLETIN: IRS CONFIRMS ACA PAY OR PLAY PENALTIES STILL APPLY

OVERVIEW The IRS Office of Chief Counsel recently released an information letter regarding the employer shared responsibility (pay or play) penalties under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). This information […]
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MJ Insurance Nominates ICAN to receive $8,000 grant from Westfield Insurance Foundation

PHOENIX – (Sept. 25, 2019) – MJ Insurance, one of the nation’s largest privately-held insurance agencies with more than five decades of success, has nominated the Chandler, Ariz. nonprofit ICAN: […]
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COMPLIANCE BULLETIN: FEDERAL AGENCIES FINALIZE RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH PARITY COMPLIANCE

OVERVIEW The Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services and the Treasury (Departments) have finalized resources to promote compliance with the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA). […]
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News Brief: Make Sure You Aren’t Grounded by the Real ID Act

Don’t miss an important meeting or family gathering, and don’t be that person who makes everyone else wait in line. Real IDs are set to become a new requirement […]
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5 THINGS TO REMEMBER AS OPEN ENROLLMENT SEASON APPROACHES

Open Enrollment season is upon us. For many human resources professionals, that statement sends chills down the spine, and that’s completely understandable as it can be a stressful time […]
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News Brief: 2018 FATALITY AND CATASTROPHE INSPECTIONS UP, BUT OTHER NUMBERS DOWN IN ANNUAL OSHA ENFORCEMENT SUMMARY

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) investigated the most fatalities and catastrophes in over a decade during the 2018 fiscal year, but overall inspections were down slightly. In […]
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MJ Insurance Appoints Hodges and Johnson to Phoenix Team

PHOENIX – (Aug. 13, 2019) – MJ Insurance, one of the nation’s largest privately-held insurance agencies with more than five decades of success, has named Megan Hodges, Employee Benefits […]
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News Brief: EQUIFAX TO COMPENSATE VICTIMS OF DATA BREACH AS PART OF ITS SETTLEMENT WITH THE FTC

In 2017, Equifax, one of the largest credit reporting agencies in the United States, was the victim of a massive cyber attack—an attack that compromised the personal information of […]
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ACA Compliance Bulletin: IRS Expands Preventive Care for HDHPs to Include Chronic Conditions

OVERVIEW On July 17, 2019, the IRS released Notice 2019-45 to add care for a range of chronic conditions to the list of preventive care benefits that can be […]
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