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Tax update for HRA health plans

originally posted: 11/22/2006  reposted: 2/18/2011 This post has not been recently reviewed or revised by the author and may be out of date. If in doubt, please send a new question or ask for an update.

Q: I was perusing your web pages when I saw what looks like an out of date document which might affect our consideration of an HRA implementation. When are you going to update your "Tax Update For Consumer-driven Health Plans"? The current version carries a date of 6/15/04.

A: The article was updated today. The updates are largely for improved readability of the article; there have been few significant changes to tax issues regarding HRA health plans since 2004. Recent IRS pronouncements have focused on clarifications of previous positions rather than address unresolved issues.


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