Posts Tagged PPACA

TIGTA Finds Fault with Existing IRS Safeguards for Taxpayer Information Released to Health Care Exchanges

In an audit report released on October 23, 2014, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) has found that the IRS should revise its procedures to better ensure protection of federal tax information scheduled to be released to the health care exchanges under the Patient Protection…

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U.S. Government Reportedly Reviewing Concerns with Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act Calculator

The federal calculator used to determine whether an employer-sponsored insurance plan provides minimum value under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) (P.L. 111-148) appears to be malfunctioning, according to benefits experts who are eagerly awaiting guidance from the Treasury Department on a possible fix. The…

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2015 Tax-Filing Season Expected to Be Extremely Difficult

The 2015 tax-filing season will likely be the worst in nearly 30 years, according to National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson, who spoke to tax practitioners on November 3 at the AICPA’s National Tax Conference in Washington, D.C. Olson told attendees that the filing season will be…

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