With the enactment of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, it has caused a number of issues for employers. It is crucial for employers to stay in legal compliance to avoid audits, and the substantial […]
Yesterday, October 12, 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order entitled “Promoting Healthcare Choice and Competition Across the United States” (the “Order”). Also on October 12, 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services released a statement that the cost-sharing […]
When the entire country was seeking to understand and respond to the myriad of employee benefit changes, mandates and associated penalties accompanying the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Fraser Trebilcock attorney Elizabeth Latchana stepped up to […]
With employee benefits constituting a large and growing segment of an employer’s total labor costs, it is crucial that employers get the most out of each dollar spent. Our attorneys help employers navigate the complex and frequently changing rules governing […]
The Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) has extended the deadline for 2016 Information Reporting by employers (and other entities) to individuals under Internal Revenue Code sections 6055 and 6056 by just over one month. However, the deadline for these entities […]
The desire to offer a wellness program to employees may seem like a no-brainer. Why wouldn’t employers encourage their employees to adopt healthy lifestyles and thereby hopefully reduce the future medical claims and health insurance premiums of employer-sponsored medical plans?
Employers Take Note – IRS Releases Final Forms & Instructions for Information Reporting! The IRS has just released the final forms and instructions for Information Reporting under Internal Revenue Code sections 6055 and 6056.
On the five-year anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), we bring you a retrospective look back at what some of Michigan’s top health care attorneys say worked, and what did not work, with the new law. A Fraser Trebilcock […]
Attorney Elizabeth H. Latchana was recently a featured guest on The Margie Shard Show, which focuses its programs on financial planning and investment strategies while covering a myriad of aligning topics. In the two part program, Beth and Margie discussed […]