Dr. Winslow Sargeant is the sixth Chief Counsel for Advocacy of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy, appointed by President Obama August 19, 2010. The Office of...
Treasury Delays Employer Healthcare Insurance Mandate Until 2015
On July 2, 2013, the Department of Treasury (Treasury) announced that enforcement of the employer health insurance mandate will be delayed for one year until 2015. The Affordable Care Act imposes penalties on applicable employers that do not offer minimum essential coverage to full-time employees and dependents. Treasury stated that the administration will publish formal guidance on the delay within the next week.
- Link to the Treasury announcement http://www.treasury.gov/connect/blog/Pages/Continuing-to-Implement-the-ACA-in-a-Careful-Thoughtful-Manner-.aspx
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