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    Topic: Covid 19

    What Happens to an Employee’s Insurance If They Move?
    By Lauren Brown on January 15, 2021 | 1 min read time

    After almost a year since COVID-19 shut offices down across the country, many workforces are still working from home. With that, many...

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    COVID-19: Five Key Changes to PPP Loans in the New Stimulus Package
    By Drew Gieseke on January 13, 2021 | 4 min read time

    The passage of a new coronavirus stimulus package—dubbed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (CAA)—means a new round of funding for the...

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    State-by-State COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plans and Information
    By Drew Gieseke on January 7, 2021 | 8 min read time

    The coronavirus vaccine has arrived. As doses are distributed throughout the country, employers and HR teams need to know when they can plan...

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    New COVID-19 Relief Bill Allows FSA Rollover, Extends Grace Period
    By Drew Gieseke on January 5, 2021 | 3 min read time

    The 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) introduced new optional FSA provisions that grant employees improved account flexibility in...

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    New COVID-19 Stimulus Package Extends FFCRA Leave Tax Credit
    By Drew Gieseke on December 31, 2020 | 2 min read time

    With the passage of the new coronavirus stimulus, Congress also extended a key provision in the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Find...

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    COVID-19: New Coronavirus Relief Package Signed Into Law
    By Drew Gieseke on December 28, 2020 | 4 min read time

    More pandemic relief is officially on the way. On Dec. 27, 2020, President Donald Trump signed a new, $900 billion COVID-19 stimulus package....

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    COVID-19: Congress Passes New $900 Billion Economic Relief Package
    By Drew Gieseke on December 21, 2020 | 3 min read time

    After nearly a full year of start-and-stop negotiations, Congress passed a new economic stimulus bill to help provide relief to Americans hurt by...

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    EEOC Releases Guidance for COVID-19 Vaccinations
    By Lauren Brown on December 18, 2020 | 3 min read time

    With the first batches of the long-anticipated COVID-19 vaccine being distributed across the U.S., the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...

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    How Financial Strain From COVID-19 May Delay Employee Retirements
    By Drew Gieseke on December 17, 2020 | 3 min read time

    While new coronavirus vaccines are being distributed throughout the American healthcare system, COVID-19 fallout is just beginning for employers....

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    IRS Increases PCORI Fee for Insurers, Self-Insured Health Plan Sponsors
    By Drew Gieseke on December 15, 2020 | 2 min read time

    In late November 2020, the IRS issued Notice 2020-84, which announced an increase in fees that insurers and self-insured health plan sponsors pay...

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