OSHA Temporarily Suspends Vaccine and Testing ETS

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published on their website on Nov. 16, 2021, that the COVID-19 vaccination and testing emergency temporary standard (ETS) is being put on hold due to pending litigation.   In response to the 5th Circuit...

2022 Plan Maximums Announced Today

Today, the IRS announced several Cost of Living Adjustments (COLA). Increases were made to the Health FSA and Carryover as well as Commuter Benefits   Health FSA (full and Limited) – the new limit is set at $2850 Carryover – The new limit is set at...

OSHA Releases Vaccination and Testing ETS

On Nov. 4, 2021, OSHA announced a federal emergency temporary standard (ETS) to address the grave danger of COVID-19 infection in the workplace. Affected employers will be required to comply with most provisions of the ETS by Dec. 5, 2021, and with its testing...

IRS Issues New Section 125 and FSA Guidance

On Tuesday, May 12, 2020, the IRS issued Notice 2020-29 and Notice 2020-33. These Notices included major changes to Section 125 and FSA benefits that may be financially beneficial to plan participants. Some provisions, however, require adoption by the plan. Here is a...