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As reported by National Association of Health Underwriters, Congress has voted to fully repeal the Cadillac (excise) Tax and the Health Insurance Tax. The legislation fully repeals the Cadillac Tax and repeals the HIT effective January 1, 2021, which means the HIT will still be in place for 2020. According to the Congressional Budget Office, repealing the Cadillac Tax will save consumers $197 billion, and the HIT repeal will save consumers $150 billion! Busines... Read more
Business Benefits, Inc. has named Geralyn Isler President of the agency effective July 1, 2018. Geralyn accepts the leadership reins from her brother and business partner, Jim Beatrice, who successfully served as President for the preceding five years. With this appointment, Geralyn becomes the first female to serve the agency as President. Read more
Business Benefits Insurance Solutions is pleased to announce that Chris Spicker has been promoted to Vice President of Sales. Chris will expand his current group sales role and assume responsibility for several key functions including directing the efforts of the sales team towards accomplishing company growth and goal initiatives with employer groups of all sizes and market segments throughout the tri-state region. Additionally Chris will be tasked with implementing mar... Read more
Although the program has been around since 2007, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have issued a significantly greater number of notices to employers this year expecting assistance in determining if Medicare should be primary or secondary for specific employees, during specific time frames. Read more
Of the recent rumored major health carrier acquisitions, the first official agreement was announced today, July 3, 2015.  Aetna and Humana agreed to a $37 billion deal.  See official announcement here.  The approval and acquisition process is expected to take at least 12 months.  The combined companies would result in Aetna having the largest membership in Medicare Advantage plans.  Here is the article from the Wall Street Journal.  Toge... Read more
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