New guidance: No double dipping for OTC COVID-19 tests

FSA, HSA benefits, hra, COVID-19

As the nation responds to the ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency, the benefits world continues to adapt. Recently, the Biden administration required insurance companies and health plans to cover the cost of at-home or...

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Employers: What you need to know about 2022 benefit limits

HSA, HSA contribution limit, retirement, FSA, FSA contribution limit, IRS, hra, health savings, Commuter, Adoption

2022 is here, and with a new year comes updated contribution limits for your team members’ benefit accounts. This information is important to help your people make plans for the upcoming year.

Limits are typically announced at...

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Employers: 2021 year end benefit plan reminders

FSA, cobra, COVID-19, form 5500

It’s important to stay current on COVID-related legislation and guidance. As 2021 winds down and we look ahead to 2022, let’s review the key regulatory elements that may affect your benefit plans. First, we’ll revisit the various...

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2020 Healthcare FSA plan runout dates extended into 2022

FSA questions, FSA, health savings, COVID-19

Back in May 2020, the Departments of Labor, the Treasury, and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) (collectively, the "Agencies") extended certain deadlines for plans subject to ERISA–including the runout period, in which...

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How the State of Georgia delivers a personalized benefits experience to more than 150K members

Legislation, Benefit planning, Employers, FSA

In today’s business world, everything is counted—down to the smallest metrics. But it’s also important to know what counts. Often, that comes down to people and relationships. That’s why HealthEquity holds an annual Key Client...

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Announcing 2022 FSA, commuter, and adoption contribution limits

FSA, FSA contribution limit, IRS, health savings, Commuter, Adoption

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced the official 2022 Flexible Spending Account (FSA), commuter, and adoption limits. It’s good news for accountholders wanting to save money on their eligible expenses. Read on to learn...

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Should you adopt the new FSA relief? Here are 5 questions to consider

HSA, HSA contributions, FSA questions, FSA, FSA contribution limit

Many organizations are abuzz with excitement over the recent Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the “Act”), which provides temporary new relief for flexible spending accounts (FSAs). With the legislation, organizations can...

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Flexible spending accounts just got more flexible

FSA questions, FSA, FSA contribution limit

After much anticipation, Congress finally passed an appropriations bill that includes additional COVID relief. Most headlines are talking about the stimulus direct payment checks. But several other provisions impact dependent care

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5 COBRA questions to consider amid COVID-19 layoffs

HSA, FSA, cobra

The following is general information provided to assist employers and plan sponsors with their potential COBRA obligations.  This is not legal, tax or financial advice. As always, we strongly encourage employers and plan sponsors...

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IRS issues relief for FSAs and other cafeteria plans

HSA, FSA, qualified medical expenses, hra

Employers offering section 125 cafeteria plans have the option of extending new relief to plan participants following recent guidance from the IRS and the Department of the Treasury.

The guidance, released May 12, 2020, was...

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