Welcome to the Trupp HR Legal Corner designed to keep small business employers informed of critical employment legislation and case law.
IRS announces 2015 pension plan limitations
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced the cost-of-living adjustments affecting dollar limitations for retirement related items for the tax year of 2015.
Delayed enforcement of health plan identifiers in HIPAA transactions
Enforcement of the standard unique health plan identifier (HPID) rules have been delayed. This is in response to recommendations by the NCVHS, that HPIDs not be used in HIPAA transactions.
Delay of FLSA proposed rule
The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) proposed rule that was forecast to be issued in November 2014 is now expected the first quarter of 2015.