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    Topic: Cobra

    COBRA: Why It’s So Expensive and How Alpine Helps Administer It
    Picture of Alexis Merrill Alexis Merrill | September 19, 2022

    A long list of stressors comes with losing a job, including losing employer-sponsored health insurance. When an employee receives their COBRA packet...

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    COBRA Subsidy Remaining Action Item for Employers
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | September 29, 2021

      The COBRA subsidy has been one of the most prominent provisions of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), and for many employers, the most...

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    How to Fill Out Form 941 to Receive COBRA Subsidy Tax Credits
    Picture of Drew Gieseke Drew Gieseke | July 19, 2021

    Employers with team members who have been laid off or furloughed may qualify for COBRA subsidies that cover the full cost of coverage through the end...

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    Proposed COVID-19 Plan Subsidizes COBRA Coverage Through Sept. 2021
    Picture of Drew Gieseke Drew Gieseke | January 26, 2021

    In a recently proposed COVID-19 stimulus plan, the Biden administration included a provision to help employees out of work by subsidizing the...

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