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NFIB Legal Center Submits Hard-Ball Questions to IRS Over Affordable Care Act Regulations

Yesterday the NFIB Legal Center sent IRS Commissioner Hon. John Koskinen a letter voicing concerns over recently finalized regulations governing employers under the Affordable Care Act. Specifically, the letter raised several important questions about the “transition relief” regulations, which IRS … Continue reading

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The Top Four Things To Watch For in Healthcare This Year

Focus, determination, and attention to detail are among the entrepreneurial traits you depend on to keep your business on the path to success. It’s no easy task to maintain optimism in the face of today’s economic and political challenges, but … Continue reading

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Aggregated Anxieties: More Vexing Problems for Small Business in the “Affordable Care Act”

While President Obama assured us that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would not affect small business, that’s simply not true. Yes, it is accurate to say that most businesses with under 50 employees will be free from the most burdensome … Continue reading

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The Healthcare Law’s Frightening Information Void

Halloween’s over, but small-business owners trying to navigate the new federal health care law feel like they’re trapped in a haunted house where something scary lurks behind every door. Even before the Affordable Care Act’s online enrollment system dropped dead … Continue reading

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One Week to Go before Obamacare Deadline

With only one week to go before all employers must comply with certain elements of the Affordable Care Act and the individual health exchanges are open, the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) today said that many small businesses remain … Continue reading

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The small business Obamacare jigsaw puzzle

Regardless of size, all employers must notify employees of open enrollment in the health care exchanges under the Affordable Care Act (aka, Obamacare) by March 1, 2013. No wait, we don’t have the form ready yet – probably will be … Continue reading

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Obamacare: The Law of Unintended Consequences

A few weeks ago President Obama took the unusual step of involving himself in an administrative matter that would have been otherwise handled by people many levels below the Oval Office.  He personally crafted a “solution” to a problem affecting … Continue reading

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Does Your Small Business Qualify for a Health Insurance Tax Credit?

NFIB’s members continue to report healthcare as their number one problem, and the implementation of Obamacare only creates more concern and uncertainty for small business owners.  While many questions remain unanswered, one thing seems likely—Small business will pay more for … Continue reading

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Obamacare: What New York’s Small Businesses Need to Know Now!

Are you prepared for the new health insurance mandate?   Do you know your responsibilities as an employer? NFIB hosted a webinar explaining the options and obstacles for New York’s small businesses and self-employed. The recording of the webinar is now … Continue reading

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Obamacare compassion is overwhelming

Pardon me while I wipe away the tears of appreciation for the Obama administration’s decision delaying Obamacare’s employer mandate until 2015. The compassion of the administration for businesses struggling to figure out and comply with this regulatory behemoth is overwhelming. … Continue reading

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