Business Advisory

Health Care Reform

Stay ahead of the curve with expert health care reform advice.

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is lengthy – in excess of 3,000 pages – and complex.

A cross-functional team of experts study the latest developments related to the law. Updates are seen through the lens of a variety of disciplines and clients get routine updates on how the law’s decade long implementation affects business strategy today and tomorrow. Services include:

  • Play or pay analysis
  • Health Insurance cost sharing design for affordability compliance
  • Full-time vs. part-time employee determinations and monitoring for health insurance eligibility
  • Education sessions for management, supervisors, Boards of Directors, and employees
  • Excise tax return Form 720 preparation
  • Forms 1095-C and 1094-C Information Return preparation
  • Penalty appeals


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Featured Expertise

Pamela R. Branshaw, CPA, CEBS

Pam leads Wipfli’s cross-functional team of Affordable Care Act experts who help clients through the myriad of regulatory requirements they face. Her team consults on employee benefit plan design and prepares compliance reporting of Forms 720 and Forms 1094 and 1095 for employers. With Pam’s expertise and experience, clients achieve compliance and avoid penalties under the ACA.

Robert A. Buss, Jr., CPA, CEBS

Bob’s experience with the Affordable Care Act enables him to assist clients with the extensive regulatory requirements they face. His services include employee benefit plan design and compliance reporting of Form 720 related to the PCORI fee and Forms 1094 and 1095 related to the Employer Shared Responsibility Penalties. With Bob’s expertise, clients achieve compliance and avoid penalties under the ACA.