GoToMeeting / GoToWebinar Upgrade
Citrix (the makers of GoToMeeting and GoToWebinar) has completed an upgrade for all UBA users of this product.
IRS and DOL Issue Guidance on HRAs and Employer Payment Plans
The Department of Labor (DOL) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) jointly issued guidance on Sept. 13, 2013, that addresses health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) and premium reimbursement arrangements. These releases are extremely technical, cover a range of issues, and make some significant changes in what is allowed.
Guidance on HRAs and Premium Reimbursement Arrangements
On Sept. 13, 2013, the IRS issued Notice 2013-54, which includes details on permissible health reim-bursement arrangements (HRAs), provides some clarification on minimum essential, minimum value and affordable coverage, and addresses payment of individual premiums through an employer-provided plan.
Employer Webinar Series
UBA's October and November Employer Webinars offer can't-miss insight.
UBA Provides FAQ on Health Marketplace
Open enrollment is scheduled to begin in the health marketplaces (also called the exchanges) on Oct. 1, and many employers and employees have questions about eligibility for coverage through the marketplace and premium subsidies. UBA has prepared a FAQ to address some of those questions.