A Tax Like No Other: The Health Insurer FeeA Tax Like No Other: The Health Insurer Fee The PPACA imposed a market share-based health ... considerations regarding fee administration. Health care reform;Health insurance;Health risks;Internal Revenue ...
Description: The PPACA imposed a market share-based health insurance provider fee, known as the "Section 9010 Fee", "Health Insurer Fee", or simply the "HIF", on each “covered entity” with net premiums written in excess of $25 million that is engaged in the business of providing health insurance coverage for U.S. health risks. This article provides background information to help unpack the language behind the Section 9010 Fee and highlights a few areas of special interest including merger and acquisition-related issues, application of the Section 9010 fee to expatriate plans, and considerations regarding fee administration.Hide
- Authors: Mersini Keller
- Date: Oct 2015
- Competency: Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view; Strategic Insight and Integration>Strategy development; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Problem analysis and definition
- Publication Name: Taxing Times
- Topics: Health & Disability>Health insurance; Health & Disability>Health risks; Public Policy