Tag Archive: obamacare

Association Health Plans Proposed Rule

January 10, 2018 6:08 pm Published by

Last week, the Department of Labor published a proposed rule that would broaden Association Health Plans and enable small businesses to band together to purchase health insurance.

AHPs Need a Closer Look

October 18, 2017 12:00 pm Published by

NSBA is urging caution as policymakers move forward on President Trump's EO, including AHPs which could move further out of reach for many small businesses.

NSBA Weighs-in on Senate Health Bill

May 24, 2017 10:45 am Published by

Earlier this week, NSBA sent a detailed letter to the Senate Finance Committee outlining the key priorities for small business when it comes to health care reform.

Small Biz Health Tax Credit Flails

March 23, 2016 7:48 am Published by

The House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access recently held a hearing showing that the small business health tax credit has failed to truly help small firms.

ACA Reform Bill Passes House and Senate

October 7, 2015 10:05 am Published by

Both the House and the Senate have now passed an important reform of the Affordable Care Act which would give states back flexibility in determining the size of employers covered by the small group market.

Senate Small Biz Panel Talks Obamacare

May 6, 2015 8:36 am Published by

The U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship held a hearing last week to examine the potential small business-impact of the latest Obamacare Supreme Court case.

House to Consider Expanded ACA Grandfather Clause

September 10, 2014 8:19 am Published by

The House will likely take-up a bill that would allow insurance companies to continue selling plans offered in 2013—even if they don’t meet the new standards implemented by the Affordable Care Act.

IRS Releases ACA Form Instructions

September 10, 2014 6:15 am Published by

Last week, the IRS released draft instructions for the forms required by employers under the employer mandate portion of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.