NJ ACA Enrollment Period Extension

Governor Murphy Announces Extension of Affordable Care Act Enrollment Period for Uninsured in New Jersey in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic Governor Phil Murphy announced the State is extending the health insurance enrollment period for uninsured residents to sign up for coverage through Get Covered New Jersey, the state’s official health insurance marketplace, in response to… Read More

2021 ACA Reporting Deadlines for forms 1094/1095

Applicable large employers (ALEs)—those that had an average of 50 or more full-time employees or full-time equivalents during the 2020 calendar year must report whether they offered eligible employees affordable health coverage that provides minimum essential coverage and meets the minimum value threshold using Form 1095-C. Small employers with fewer than 50 full-time employees are… Read More

MetLife COVID-19 Policy for Furloughed Employees and Premium Grace Periods

MetLife Furloughed Employees (if you have questions around a specific customer, we can escalate them to our COVID-19 Inquiries team): We understand that the COVID-19 pandemic may require customers to unexpectedly furlough employees, and employee certificates may not include furloughs as an approved leave of absence.  If the certificate does not include furloughs as an… Read More

2020 ACA Reporting Deadlines for forms 1094/1095

Applicable large employers (ALEs)—those that had an average of 50 or more full-time employees or full-time equivalents during the 2019 calendar year must report whether they offered eligible employees affordable health coverage that provides minimum essential coverage and meets the minimum value threshold using Form 1095-C. Small employers with fewer than 50 full-time employees are… Read More

Congress has voted to fully repeal the Cadillac Tax and Health Insurance Tax

The legislation fully repeals the Cadillac Tax and repeals the Health Insurance Tax effective January 1, 2021. This means the Health Insurance Tax will still be in place for 2020 and will be gone in 2021. Below are summaries of these two taxes that are now fully repealed. Cadillac Tax: This tax was to take… Read More