Beginning in 2018, employers who offer high-cost health plans will face the ‘Cadillac’ tax—a 40 percent excise tax levied on individual insurance plans costing $10,200 or more, and family plans costing $27,500 and up.
Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory services firm, has acquired Frost, Ruttenberg & Rothblatt, P.C. (FROST), a full-service accounting firm with offices in Chicago and Deerfield, Illinois. The merger became effective November 1.
The federal government is expanding its health care fraud efforts on both the criminal and civil sides, signaling a much more aggressive effort to pursue actions under the False Claims Act and the federal Anti-Kickback Statute.