From policy reminders to breaking news on the federal and state level, we keep our clients and partners updated on the topics that matter in healthcare, wellness and employee benefits.
On Dec. 14, 2018, the IRS issued Notice 2019-02 which provides the 2019 standard mileage rate for use of an automobile to obtain medical care. The 2019 mileage rate increased to 20 cents per mile, which is up two cents from the…Read More »
On Nov. 30, 2018, the DOL announced that it has entered into a settlement to resolve its lawsuit against Dorel Juvenile Group, Inc., a Massachusetts based juvenile products company with thirty-four locations worldwide. The DOL challenged Dorel’s wellness program under ERISA by…Read More »
IRS Published Guidance for Tax-Exempt Organizations on Nondeductible Parking Benefits, Including Limited UBTI Relief
On Dec. 10, 2018, the IRS published two notices (2018-99 and 2018-100) and a news release relating to tax-exempt organizations, nondeductible parking expenses and limited unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) relief. As background, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, enacted…Read More »
The IRS recently published updated versions of Forms 5498-SA and 1099-SA and combined instructions for 2019. As background, the IRS requires HSA trustees and custodians to report certain information to the IRS and to the HSA holder regarding contributions, distributions, the return…Read More »