CATEGORY: Employee Benefits

ACA Reporting Deadline for Employers

FEBRUARY 3, 2020

ACA reporting under Section 6055 and Section 6056 for the 2019 calendar year is due in early 2020. Although the read more +

FAQs: 2020 W-4 Form

JANUARY 24, 2020

On December 5th, 2019, the IRS released an updated version of its W-4 form. Employers use the form to determine read more +

IRS Provides Transition Relief for 2019 ACA Reporting

DECEMBER 3, 2019

On December 2, 2019, IRS Notice 2019-63 extended the due date for furnishing forms to individuals under Sections 6055 and read more +

Draft Forms for 2019 ACA Reporting Released

NOVEMBER 18, 2019

On Nov. 13, 2019, the IRS released draft 2019 forms and instructions for ACA reporting under Code Sections 6055 and read more +

Summary of the 2019 Employer Health Benefits Annual Survey

OCTOBER 14, 2019

Each year, the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Health Research & Educational Trust conduct a survey to examine employer-sponsored health read more +

The Importance of Accurate Job Descriptions

OCTOBER 14, 2019

Job descriptions are an essential component of any organization. Not only is it important that they are thorough and accurate read more +

Due Date July 31st for PCORI Fees

JULY 23, 2019

With PCORI fees due just around the corner on July 31st, we’ve had a number of clients asking questions about read more +

Recruiting for Soft Skills

JULY 23, 2019

Searching for the right candidate for your organization can be more than just reviewing a resume. It is also important read more +

2019 Health and Well-being Touchstone Survey

JULY 11, 2019

It’s no surprise that Price Waterhouse Coopers PWC’s 2019 Health & Well-being Touchstone Survey spotlights the changing workforce and employer’s read more +

ACA Compliance Update

JANUARY 21, 2019

The tax reform bill, called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, reduces the ACA’s individual mandate penalty to zero, effective read more +

HSA and FSA 2019 Updates

JANUARY 14, 2019

Several changes to Health Savings Accounts (HSA’s), Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA’s) and retirement plans take effect this month. Here are read more +

How You Felt About Gym Class May Impact Your Exercise Habits Today

AUGUST 31, 2018

People tend to hold on to very vivid memories from childhood. How you felt about gym class in school may read more +

RRA's Benefits Department Grows

JUNE 7, 2018

Since 1981 Jon Rauser, President of The Rauser Agency, has been working with businesses on their health care and employee read more +

Helping Our Community

MAY 21, 2018

  Since 1960, Robertson Ryan has made the commitment to make a difference in our communities by volunteering. Now 58 read more +

3 Tips for People to Save on Health Care Expenses

APRIL 18, 2018

Obviously, if you’re involved in a serious accident or suffer emergency care due to illness, you have very little control read more +

Is Self-Funding an option for you?

MARCH 14, 2018

Are you paying too much for group medical insurance? At one point, self-funding medical plans were only available to large read more +

Mammography Day

OCTOBER 20, 2017

Our team at Robertson Ryan & Associates promotes being proactive in your health care. According to the Centers for Disease read more +

Seven Tips to Stay Hydrated

JUNE 26, 2017

Many areas of the country have been experiencing extreme temperatures this summer, which increases the opportunity for heat stroke . read more +

Future of Certain ACA Taxes and Fees

APRIL 19, 2017

Several steps have been taken in 2017 toward repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), including the introduction of the American read more +

80% of Cardiac and Stroke Events May Be Prevented

FEBRUARY 3, 2017

Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among women each year, killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds. read more +