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    IRS releases draft instructions for 2019 Form 1095-C: Here's what you need to know
    By Whitney Hathcock on November 21, 2019 | 2 min read time

    As long as the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is in place, it carries stiff compliance requirements and the potential for financial penalties....

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    HSA, FSA, Commuter Benefit limit changes in 2020 - what you need to know
    By Leah Rubin on November 14, 2019 | 3 min read time

    Slightly increased contribution limits for 2020. Here's a breakdown of what you need to know. HSA Contribution Limits - $50 increase for...

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    Let BerniePortal keep you HR compliant when filing 1095-Cs
    By Leah Rubin on October 1, 2019 | 4 min read time

    1094-C/1095-C reporting can be confusing and overwhelming. In fact, most medium-sized to large companies are concerned about meeting the...

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    What Amazon can teach HR about virtual healthcare
    By Emily Kubis on September 30, 2019 | 1 min read time

    Benefits of telemedicine for small and mid-sized businesses Retail giant Amazon has launched a new healthcare benefit service for employees in the...

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    How many hours can part-time employees work without benefits?
    By Courtney Cox on September 26, 2019 | 3 min read time

    Since there isn’t a federal definition defining part-time work, it leaves a lot of room for confusion and mistakes. Let’s discuss how to handle...

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    What does HR outsourcing cost?
    By Emily Kubis on September 23, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Considering the cost of HR outsourcing Organizations of all sizes need efficient HR administration, and some businesses choose to outsource this...

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    IRS expands list of preventive care services
    By Emily Kubis on September 3, 2019 | 8 min read time

    Notice 2019-45: Here's what you need to know: This summer, the IRS expanded the list of preventive care benefits that can be covered by a high...

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    Why you should bring open enrollment online
    By Leah Rubin on August 28, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Benefits administration and enrollment can be complex, confusing and extremely time-consuming for agencies, employers and employees. And to make...

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    Three steps to going online before Q4
    By Emily Kubis on July 17, 2019 | 2 min read time

      Pro tips for implementing in 2019 At BerniePortal, we recommend rolling out your new benefits administration platform with your clients during...

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    Your guide to surviving open enrollment
    By Leah Rubin on July 16, 2019 | 2 min read time

    As Bernie likes to say, open enrollment is ruff! Getting through it with your calendar - and blood pressure - intact might seem like an impossible...

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