Starmark® is mailing a letter to all employers to remind them of the 6055 and 6056 reporting requirements.
|Jan. 2018||Regardless of the group’s size, a report will be available in the Starmark Document Center to assist the employer with filings.
|Jan. 31, 2018||A statement is due to the employee, which shows data for employees and their dependents covered for each month.
|Feb. 28, 2018||Filings with the IRS are due, if filing via paper.
|Mar. 31, 2018||Filings with the IRS are due, if filing electronically.|
Note: It is the employer’s responsibility to collect the pertinent information and file the appropriate documents for all employees.
Employers should consult a professional benefit adviser or legal counsel regarding how the law may impact their business and specific self-funded benefit plan.
A sample of the employer letter is available here.