IRS to Discuss ACA and Government Employers

July 14, 2014 ( – The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will be presenting a free webinar about the impact of new health care benefits law on state and local governments.

The IRS’s Office of Federal State and Local Governments will be presenting “The Affordable Care Act’s Employer Shared Responsibility Provisions: What Government Employers Need to Know” on July 24 at 12 p.m. Eastern Time.

The webinar will cover topics related to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) such as: defining an applicable large employer; determining whether or not the entity is an applicable large employer; when and how the employer shared responsibility rule applies; and forms of transition relief.

Those interested can register for the webinar at Registrants will use the same link to attend the event.

Questions about webinar may be emailed to with subject line “Employer Shared Responsibility Payment and Information Reporting.”