Regulatory roundup

More healthcare-related regulatory news for plan sponsors, including links to detailed information.

Resources for frequently asked ACA questions
The Congressional Research Service (CRS) has updated its report entitled “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA): Resources for frequently asked questions.” The report provides resources to help congressional staff respond to constituents’ frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the law. The report lists selected resources regarding consumers, employers, and other stakeholders, with a focus on federal sources. It also lists CRS reports that summarize the ACA’s provisions.

To download the report, click here.

IRS health tax tip: What to do if you don’t receive your healthcare information forms
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released IRS Healthcare Tax Tip 2016-28, explaining what should be done if an individual has not received Form 1095-A, 1095-B, or 1095-C. The tip provides guidance about what individuals should do if they are expecting to receive any of these forms but do not have them by the time they are ready to file their tax returns.

For more information, click here.

IRS posts Q&A on employer healthcare arrangements
The IRS has posted several questions and answers related to employer healthcare arrangements on its website.

For more information, click here.