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2019 Benefits Plan Guide

November 29, 2018 | General Benefits

Keep track of all the various rates, plan limits, and changes from 2018 to 2019 that apply to benefit plans with this guide. Download... Find out more »

Roadmap to Regulatory Compliance

November 27, 2018 | COBRA , DOL , ERISA , FMLA , Food , General Benefits , HIPAA , News , Transportation

A growing business is an exciting opportunity for most employers, as they focus on their customers and service. Although it might not be at the forefront of their strategic plan or annual calendar, employers should be aware that with growth comes increased regulatory compliance in the employee benefit and human resources world. Employers should also be aware that for every set of regulations, federal and state agencies count heads in different ways. Under some regulations, an employer might be over 50 employees, and under others, might be under. Use this roadmap to guide your regulatory compliance as a growing employer! View... Find out more »

What is a Qualified Life Event?

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

You should always elect benefits during open enrollment to ensure you get the coverage you need. Sometimes, a qualified life event occurs, which gives you the opportunity to change elections outside the standard enrollment period. Find out: What is a Qualified Life... Find out more »

Overview of IRS Controlled Group Rules and How They May Apply to YOUR Company

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

Why is it important to understand if an employer is a part of a controlled group in the employee benefits world? Because if an employer is part of a controlled group, all employers in the entire controlled group need to be considered for the following things: Overview of IRS Controlled Group Rules and How They May Apply to YOUR Company... Find out more »

Multistate Employers

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

Employers with employees in multiple states must comply with all federal, state and municipal level laws in which they conduct business. The complex legal requirements, with costly penalties possible for noncompliance can present many challenges. Multistate Employers... Find out more »

Health and Welfare Compliance Guide

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

Ardent Solutions has arranged for this guide to be created for our clients by Marathas Barrow Weatherhead Lent LLP (“MBWL”), a premiere employee benefits, executive compensation, and employment law firm. 2019 Health and Welfare Compliance... Find out more »

Federal Record Retention Requirements

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

The following document contains: Federal Record Retention... Find out more »

Electronic Distribution Guidelines

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

Please see our guide for sharing Ardent materials electronically. Electronic Distribution... Find out more »

2017 General Audit Concerns

February 9, 2018 | General Benefits

The following document contains: General Audit... Find out more »