2019: A Look Forward

A number of significant changes to group health plans have been made since the…


IRS bumps up 401(k) contribution limit for 2019

Recently, the IRS raised the annual contribution cap for 401(k) and other…


IRS updates required tax notice to address plan loan offsets

In September, the IRS updated their required model notice. This model notice is…


4 best practices for implementing a gamification-based compliance training system

Have you considered implementing a compliance training system? Read this blog…


Business meal deductions likely here to stay after new IRS guidelines

The IRS is expected to release guidance regarding business meal deductions…


Avoiding red flags: How to lower your plan's audit risk

Plans of any size can be selected for an audit by the IRS and the DOL. Learning…


Consequences and/or Remedies for Late or Missing Form 5500s

Form 5500 deadlines are quickly approaching. Are you ready? In this article,…


Change to 2018 HSA Family Contribution Limit

Yesterday, the IRS released a bulletin that includes a change impacting…


IRS guidelines on QSEHRAs will require ‘a huge amount of administration’

The Internal Revenue Service has issued lengthy rules and guidance for small…


Understanding your Letter 226-J

Letter 226-J is the initial letter issued to Applicable Large Employers (ALEs)…