ACA Compliance in the M&A Environment

There is no shortage of ways that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has impacted the legal landscape for employers of all sizes.  ACA compliance is riddled with possible penalties and warrants an even greater consideration for organizations involved in or that are considering a merger or an acquisition (M&A).  Why? When it comes to complying [Read More…]

What’s Next for ACA: Subsidy Notifications and Appeals

Webinar:  Tuesday, May 3rd at 2:00 EDT With 1095s out the door, the next Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance hurdle employers face is managing subsidy notifications and appeals. Because subsidies, also referred to as Advanced Premium Tax Credits, are the trigger for penalties, it’s important to be prepared to handle the flood of notifications that the [Read More…]

New IRS Guidance Extends ACA Reporting Deadlines

On December 28, 2015 the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) extended the due dates for the 2015 information reporting requirements for insurers, self-insuring employers, and certain providers for minimal essential coverage under section 6055 of the Internal Revenue Code and the information reporting requirements for applicable large employers under 6056 of the code. This 2-month extension [Read More…]

Resources to Help Employees Navigate the Form 1095

  Because this is the first year that many employees will receive a 1095-C as a result of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), it is important to provide education about the new tax form. Equifax has created a guide full of resources to help employers prepare employees for the 1095 and answer some of their most [Read More…]

Best Practices for Navigating ACA Reporting

ACA Webinar Series:  Best Practices for Navigating ACA Reporting Prepare.  Communicate. File. With Affordable Care Act reporting deadlines looming, many employers are not only scrambling to prepare IRS Forms 1094 and 1095, but also to educate employees about the new tax forms they’ll receive for the 2015 tax year on or before March 31. Because [Read More…]

Gainful Employment – The new rules and requirements: Are your programs at risk?

Is your university ready for the Department of Education’s new “Gainful Employment” rules? Join us at this webinar to learn more about the nature of the reporting requirements you’ll face. You’ll also be introduced to new tools and analytical platforms that can provide insights into graduate employment and earnings outcomes, allowing for early assessment of [Read More…]

Benefit Management Technology Transformation

On November 9, 2016, Workforce magazine will host its first annual Workforce Focus on Benefits Conference in Boston – and Equifax is thrilled to be a huge part of the inaugural event!  Just as the theme “The Technology Transformation” suggests, Workforce Focus will explore how employee benefit management is being transformed by technology. As employers [Read More…]

Webinar: Top 10 Mistakes in I-9 and E-verify for Higher Ed

We recently sponsored a learning session at the CUPA-HR Annual Conference and Expo 2015, “Make No Mistake!  Today’s Top 10 Gaffes in I-9 and E-verify for Higher Education”.  I-9 is a hot topic, and the session generated quite a few questions and some great discussion. If you missed the session at CUPA-HR, register for our free webinar to [Read More…]

Using Data to Tackle ACA Compliance at CUPA-HR

Universities and colleges face specific obstacles with ACA reporting and compliance. Luckily, you have the chance to see firsthand how one higher education institution has learned to manage these challenges. Join Jennifer Silvestri and Ken Thornton from Temple University and Mike Psenka, Senior Vice President for Workforce Analytics at Equifax Workforce Solutions during CUPA-HR Tuesday [Read More…]

Join Equifax at CUPA-HR – Top 10 Gaffes in I-9 and E-Verify

Form I-9 might look simple, but looks can be deceiving (and mistakes can be costly). For businesses handling large numbers of I-9s, errors and delays can add up to big fines. On Tuesday September 29, 2015 at 2:45pm, you can join a fantastic panel of higher education HR leaders and subject matter experts that includes [Read More…]