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Will the GDPR Affect Your U.S.-Based Business?

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Coming in May 2018, the EU will institute its landmark data privacy legislation, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - a piece of legislation that seeks to protect the personal data of EU citizens by regulating how organizations collect, store and process that data. Unlike the Data Protection Directive adapted in 1995, which did no ... Read More

IRS Reduces 2018 HSA Contribution Limit

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On March 5, 2018, the IRS announced a reduction in the amount that an individual with family coverage under a high deductible health plan (“HDHP”) can contribute to a health savings account (“HSA”) for 2018. The lowering of the contribution limit, announced in Revenue Procedure 2018-18, is made to reflect statutory amendments included ... Read More

New Tax Law Provisions Affect Employee Benefit Programs

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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the “Act”) recently enacted by Congress will soon become effective. The primary focus of the new law is the reduction of corporate and individual income taxes. Nevertheless, a number of provisions of the Act affect employee benefit programs, which are summarized below. Except as otherwise noted, these employee be ... Read More