At The Podium

The Affordable Care Act: Where are we going?

Date: March 6, 2015

Event: SouthWest Benefits Association, Skills Workshop

Venue: The Skirvin Hotel

Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Brandon P. Long

In a presentation during the SouthWest Benefits Association Skills Workshop, Brandon Long, leader of McAfee & Taft’s Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Group,  presented on new tax reporting requirements that help the IRS enforce various tax provisions of the ACA. Covered topics include:

  • Individual and employer mandate reporting
  • When ACA reporting will be required
  • The purpose of reporting, who must report, and who is not required to report
  • What information will be reported to the IRS
  • Forms for reporting, where forms need to be sent, and by what time
  • 90-day waiting period limitations
  • Limitations on cost-sharing
  • Excepted benefits and wellness programs


Brandon P. Long