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  • Legislative Resources: ECFC EMPLOYER ALERT: Individual Medical Policy May Result in Significant Excise Tax Liability 8/18/2014

    The Employers Council on Flexible Compensation (ECFC) is an industry association made up of leading cafeteria and related benefit plan service providers and plan sponsors. In the aftermath of agency guidance, ECFC has received numerous inquiries from employer plan sponsors and member companies as to whether employers can make available individual major medical coverage to employees on a tax-free basis as part of an employer-sponsored arrangement. This practice may have significant adverse tax consequences for employer plan sponsors. This Employer Alert Bulletin is intended to direct employers, and their counsel, to authoritative guidance on the issue. Click here for complete alert.

  • Legislative & Regulatory News: ECFC EMPLOYER ALERT: Individual Medical Policy May Result in Significant Excise Tax Liability 8/18/2014

    The Employers Council on Flexible Compensation (ECFC) is an industry association made up of leading cafeteria and related benefit plan service providers and plan sponsors. In the aftermath of agency guidance, ECFC has received numerous inquiries from employer plan sponsors and member companies as to whether employers can make available individual major medical coverage to employees on a tax-free basis as part of an employer-sponsored arrangement. This practice may have significant adverse tax consequences for employer plan sponsors. This Employer Alert Bulletin is intended to direct employers, and their counsel, to authoritative guidance on the issue. Click here for complete alert.

2014 Teleconference Series

2014 Teleconference Series

This monthly series provides our members in–depth briefings on timely and important issues.

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Study Courses Available Online 24/7

Study Courses Available Online 24/7

CFC, FCS, and CAS Study Courses — taught specifically for the tests are now offered 24/7 as an audio and online study seminar. Participate from your office, home or the road!

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Spring into Certification!

ECFC’s Education Committee is now offering a NEW FCS Webinar Series for certification and recertification.

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Flex Reporter

June 2014 Flex Reporter is now available.