About NEEBCo

New England Employee Benefits Company (NEEBCo) is a leading employee benefits and insurance firm that combines advanced technology and responsive, personalized service to provide tailored market analysis and custom funding solutions for employers and employees.

Recent News from NEEBCo

ACA Cost-Sharing Subsidies to End

The ACA created two federal health insurance subsidies – premium tax credits and cost-sharing reductions – to help eligible individuals and families purchase health insurance through an Exchange. The premium tax credit assists eligible individuals with the cost of the health insurance plan, and the cost-sharing reductions assist eligible individuals with lower out-of-pocket costs (for …

Healthcare Executive Order

On Oct. 12, 2017, President Donald Trump signed an executive order intended to change certain rules under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The order does not make any changes to existing regulations.
The order would relax regulations on association health plans, and also directs the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and the Treasury …

ADA May Not Require Extended Leave

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit has ruled that the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) does not require employers to provide long-term leave as a “reasonable accommodation” for individuals with disabilities.
The decision in Severson v. Heartland Woodcraft is consistent with the court’s prior ruling on a similar issue, but conflicts with …