Archive by tag: GOPReturn
RSS

GOP Passes Tax Reform

posted on
After months of debate on tax reform, today the House by a by a vote of 224-201, passed the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (H.R. 1) to overhaul the tax code. The bill now heads to the White House where President Trump says that he will sign it into law. We anticipate that the bill will be signed before Christmas.
Read More
Categories: Benefits in General, Health Care Reform, Compliance | Tags: Tax Reform , GOP , Depedent Care Flexible Spending Accounts , Transportation Plans , Bicycling Benefit , Transit , Parking , Education Assistance , Adoption Assistance , IRS , Individual Mandate , ACA , Cadillac Tax
Late on Friday March 24, 2017, facing certain defeat in the House of Representatives, President Donald Trump asked Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis) to pull the legislation rather than see it defeated in the House.
Read More
Categories: Health Care Reform | Tags: AHCA , GOP , Health Care Reform , Ryan , Trump

Kaiser Poll on American Health Care Act

posted on
Kaiser conducted a poll (March 6-12) as Americans were first learning about the American Health Care Act and before the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) estimated its effects,
Read More
Categories: Health Care Reform, Health Care in General | Tags: ACA , Kaiser Study , GOP , AHCA , Repeal , Replace
Employee Benefits Corporation sent three members of our Compliance team to the Employer Council on Flexible Compensation (ECFC) Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. March 8-10, 2017.
Read More
Categories: Health Care Reform, Compliance, Health Care in General | Tags: AHCA , ACA , House , Senate , FSA , HSA , HRA , Consumer directed accounts , GOP
According to a press release, the “House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released legislation on March 6, 2017 to repeal and replace Obamacare through a budget process known as reconciliation.
Read More
Categories: Benefits in General, Health Care Reform, Compliance | Tags: GOP , American , American Health Act , Taxes , Ways and Means , Energy and Commerce , Obamacare , Repeal , Replace