Learn more about the Employee Benefit Plan industry, news, updates, issues, and other topics related to group insurance plans.

June 15, 2021

Businesses deal with the struggle of hiring

If you’re finding it difficult to hire employees, you’re not alone. Businesses are dealing with the struggle of hiring—Here’s what they can do about it […]
June 15, 2021

Exit Interviews Can Help You Increase Retention

The exit interview is a conversation with a departing employee about their time at the company and the reason for their departure. Exit Interviews Can […]
June 15, 2021

American Rescue Act of 2021 – What You Need to Know

Compliance Podcast: American Rescue Act of 2021 – What You Need to Know Listen for important information about New Rules for The American Rescue Act […]
June 7, 2021

HHS Expands Interpretation of Sex Discrimination under 1557

Hospitals, doctors’ offices, insurance carriers, and other entities that are subject to the ACA section 1557 nondiscrimination requirements should consider removing exclusions or limitations in health benefit programs (or other employee benefit plans) based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
May 28, 2021

IRS Guidance Clarifies DCAP Relief

Employers with non-calendar plans should consider whether to increase the DCAP limit as it relates to calendar year 2021 given the potential tax implications of this design. In addition, be mindful that the increased DCAP limit may cause additional problems for purposes of nondiscrimination testing.
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