FAQs on Mental Health Parity Implementation

The Agencies released this FAQ on Mental Health Parity Implementation. Document Excerpt Set out below is an additional frequently asked question (FAQ) regarding implementation of the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (MHPAEA), as amended by the Affordable Care Act and the 21st Century Cures Act (Cures […]

Supreme Court rules in Favor of Religiously Affiliated Entities

The Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of an expanded church plan definition that includes certain plans established by religiously affiliated entitles. Document Excerpt Instead, it added language whose most naturalreading is to enable a plan “maintained” by a principal-purpose organization to substitute for a plan both “established” and “maintained” by a church. And as […]

Electronic Payment of Certain User fees

The IRS will begin requiring the electronic payment of certain user fees including on request for a Private Letter Ruling beginning June 15, 2017. Document Excerpt Beginning June 15, taxpayers requesting letter rulings, closing agreements and certain other rulings from the Internal Revenue Service will need to make user fee payments electronically using the federal […]

Electronic Payment of certain User Fees

IR 2017-102 announces that certain user fees, including when requesting a letter ruling or a closing agreement, will have to be paid electronically through pay.gov Document Excerpt Beginning June 15, taxpayers requesting letter rulings, closing agreements and certain other rulings from the Internal Revenue Service will need to make user fee payments electronically using the […]

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