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EBN’s top headlines of 2016
Donald Trump becoming President-elect wasn’t the only big headline this year, between new FMLA regulations and big employers moving into private exchanges, these top headlines summarize the busy year 2016 has been for the benefits industry.
Are wellness program incentives taxable? The IRS says ‘yes’
The agency’s Deputy Associate Chief Counsel responds to questions concerning three different types of wellness incentives and their tax status.
Donald Trump, 2016 Republican presidential nominee, center, speaks to the media following the first U.S. presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, U.S., on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. Hillary Clinton and Trump leveled sharp and personal charges and counter-charges over trade, the U.S. economy, race and foreign policy in their first face-to-face debate, an event that put on display their starkly different personalities and visions of the nation's future. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
'Every element' of Obamacare to be challenged after Trump victory
President-elect will look to shut down exchanges and set up tax-free health savings accounts for people with high-deductible insurance plans.