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COBRA

COBRA Regulations: Handy Reference Guide

The COBRA Regulations: Handy Reference Guide consolidates guidance provided by the IRS within several sets of regulations issued in 1999 and 2001 (the most recent IRS COBRA regulations). This article contains information on such topics as premium payment, how COBRA obligations are impacted by business reorganizations, and a plan's obligations to qualified beneficiaries that move outside the service area.

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Top 10 COBRA Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

This Legislative Brief explores some of the pitfalls related to providing COBRA coverage and gives practical information for compliance with COBRA's complex rules.  It includes tips on determining whether your plan must comply with COBRA, when COBRA coverage must be offered and how much a plan can charge for coverage.

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Certification of Qualifying Exigency for Military Family Leave (DOL Form WH-384)

This is the DOL's model certification to support a request for FMLA leave due to a family member being called to active duty.

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