The IRS has delayed the implementation date in the Affordable Care Act (IRS Notice 2010-69) requiring employers (groups
with fewer than 250 W-2s) to report the cost of employer-provided health care coverage on their employees W-2 forms
This new notice (2011-28) makes the reporting voluntary for 2011 and 2012 - and saves your clients additional work.
For more information, please see the following links for details:
IRS New Release Notice 2011-31 (3/29/2011)
IRS Issues Interim Guidance on Information Reporting of Employer-Sponsored Health Coverage
Employer-Provided Health Coverage Informational Reporting Requirements:
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