Resource CenterResource Center Resource Center – Alera Group: Texas
Resource Center
Categories:

Domestic Partners and Benefits

June 4, 2019 |

Providing health and welfare benefits to employees, their spouses, and their dependent children is a relatively straight-forward process that most employers and employees are familiar with. Questions often arise, however, when employees are permitted to elect coverage for individuals who are their domestic partner, but who are not their tax dependent. 2019 Domestic Partners and […]


2019 FAQ Domestic Partners and Benefits

May 29, 2019 |

Providing health and welfare benefits to employees, their spouses, and their dependent children is a relatively straight-forward process that most employers and employees are familiar with. Questions often arise, however, when employees are permitted to elect coverage for individuals who are their domestic partner, but who are not their tax dependent. 2019 Domestic Partners and […]


2019 Benefits Plan Guide

November 29, 2018 | General Benefits

Keep track of all the various rates, plan limits, and changes from 2018 to 2019 that apply to benefit plans with this guide. Download Guide 


Roadmap to Regulatory Compliance

November 27, 2018 | COBRA , DOL , ERISA , FMLA , Food , General Benefits , HIPAA , News , Transportation

A growing business is an exciting opportunity for most employers, as they focus on their customers and service. Although it might not be at the forefront of their strategic plan or annual calendar, employers should be aware that with growth comes increased regulatory compliance in the employee benefit and human resources world. Employers should also […]


HIPAA Privacy & Security Compliance Toolkit

November 27, 2018 | HIPAA

This toolkit is intended to help employers that sponsor group health plans understand their compliance obligations under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). It also provides sample resources to help employers comply with HIPAA’s documentation requirements for their group health plans. View Toolkit 


ERISA Welfare Plan SPD Checklist

February 9, 2018 | ERISA

This checklist is intended to provide a general guide for information that must be included in a complete ERISA Welfare Plan SPD. Please consult with your regular employee benefits attorney for an explanation of any of these requirements: ERISA Welfare Plan SPD Checklist


Health and Welfare Compliance Guide

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

Alera Group has arranged for this guide to be created for our clients by Marathas Barrow Weatherhead Lent LLP (“MBWL”), a premiere employee benefits, executive compensation, and employment law firm. 2019 Health and Welfare Compliance Guide


2019 PCORI Fee Worksheet

February 9, 2018 | PCORI

Effective for plan years ending on or after 10/1/12 and before 10/1/19 (i.e., beginning with 2012 plan year for calendar year plans), health insurance issuers and plan sponsors of self-funded health plans are required to pay an excise tax to fund the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute – often referred to as the “PCORI fee.” […]


2018 PCORI Fee HRA Worksheet

February 9, 2018 | PCORI

Below is a worksheet outlining the calculation methods available under the PCORI fee final regulations: 2018 PCORI Fee HRA Worksheet


Federal Record Retention Requirements

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

The following document contains: Federal Record Retention Requirements  


Top