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Senate Health Bill 2.0: What You Need to Know

Senate Health Bill 2.0: What You Need to Know

Senate Health Bill 2.0: What You Need to Know Senate Republicans... Read More

Takeaways from Senate's

Takeaways from Senate's "Better Care Reconciliation Act"

Senate Republicans released their health reform overhaul yesterday after weeks of intrigue. IPS Advisors is extremely pleased to note that the legislation leaves the employer/employee "exclusion"... Read More

PCORI Fees for Self-Insured Plans due July 31

Employers that sponsor certain self-insured health plans are responsible for fees under the Affordable Care Act to fund the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). The fees... Read More

U.S. House Narrowly Passes AHCA Bill

On May 4, 2017 the U.S. House of Representatives narrowly passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA) by a vote of 217 to 213. Every House Democrat and 20 House Republicans opposed the measure. The... Read More

IPS Advisors April Retirement Report

  DOL Extends Fiduciary Rule Applicability Date to June 9, 2017   The U.S. Department of Labor has announced a 60-day extension... Read More

Fiduciary Rule Applicability Date Extended to June 9

The U.S. Department of Labor has announced a 60-day extension of the applicability dates of the fiduciary rule and related exemptions, including the Best Interest Contract Exemption. The announcement... Read More

Push to Repeal Health Law Fails

ACA is Law of Land (for now) as House Republicans turn attention to Tax Reform On Friday, March 24, House Republican leaders withdrew the American Health... Read More

How to Handle Employee Attendance During Bad Weather

How to Handle Employee Attendance During Bad Weather

When an employee misses work due to bad weather conditions, whether the employee is entitled to be paid for the absence may depend on the employee's exempt or non-exempt status. Under the federal... Read More

Repeal & Replace: Details On The New House Bill Emerge

Repeal & Replace: Details On The New House Bill Emerge

House Republicans just released the latest version of the Affordable Care Act "repeal and replace" legislation. It does NOT include changes to the tax exclusion for employer provided plans! Cadillac... Read More

IPS Advisors March Retirement Report

Are Plan Sponsors and Participants Unprepared for "Low Return" Era?   According to BlackRock's 2017 DC Pulse Survey,... Read More