Affordable Care Act Workshop - Kent County
Date: April 17, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Kent County MSU Extension Office, 775 Ball Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Contact: Amy Irish Brown: 616-336-4761
Dr. David B. Schweikhardt, MSU Extension specialist and professor
Dr. Adam J. Kantrovich, MSU Extension farm management educator
The workshop will cover the Affordable Care Act and how it affects farms, small businesses and individuals. The Affordable Care Act is far-reaching legislation that covers every business, industry and individual. There are no loop-holes that provide any type of exemption. There are many layers to the Affordable Care Act, this will be a broad overview of the basics within the three hour presentation. This presentation will include a hands-on activity to help participants determine whether they need to comply with the ACA.
Welcome & Introductions
General Rules of the ACA
Rules of Employer Shared Responsibility (ESR) Mandate
Rules for Counting Employees under ESR
Rules for Small Business Health Care Tax Credit
Rules for Health Insurance Market Place (Exchange) and Shop for Employers
Rules of Individual Shared Responsibility Mandate
Employer Requirements for 2013 to 2015
Visit the Affordable Care Act Workshop - Kent County registration page for more information.