On Dec. 5, 2019, the IRS released an updated version of its W-4 form. Employers use the form to determine each employee's federal tax withholdings. This document contains IRS answers to some frequently asked questions regarding the new W-4 form.
Several ACA requirements will be affected by changes that take effect in 2020, such as increased dollar limits and affordability percentages. To prepare for 2020, employers should review upcoming requirements and develop a compliance strategy. This ACA Overview provides an ACA compliance checklist for 2020.
Employers must comply with numerous reporting and disclosure requirements throughout the year in connection with their group health plans. This Compliance Overview explains key 2020 compliance deadlines for employer-sponsored group health plans. It also outlines group health plan notices that employers must provide annually.
What's Up with Wellness? Compliance considerations for Wellness programs.
Many employee benefits laws apply to all group health plans, regardless of the size of the sponsoring employer. However, there are some compliance exceptions for group health coverage provided by small employers. For this purpose, a small employer is one with 50 or fewer employees. This Compliance Overview provides an employee benefits compliance checklist for small employers.
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