Recent Alerts

Yellow Alert: The Senate’s Tax Reform Bill
Yellow Alert | Nov. 10, 2017 | Taxes

The Senate Finance Committee released its version of tax reform legislation late last night as the upper chamber aggressively pursues tax reform alongside the House.

House GOP Releases Tax Reform Legislation
Red Alert | Nov. 2, 2017 | Flood, Government Affairs, Taxes

With many hurdles ahead, the House GOP leadership unveiled its comprehensive tax cut/reform package. It includes implications for every American and every business.

Red Alert: Senate Considering Taxation of Benefits: Grassroots Opposition Campaign Underway
Red Alert | Jun. 5, 2017 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Employer Tax Exclusion, Government Affairs, Healthcare

As preservation of the employer-provided group market is The Council’s top legislative goal, we strongly encourage you and your colleagues (as well as your clients) to contact your two United States senators and urge their strong opposition to taxation of benefits.

Yellow Alert: Healthcare Reform: Clown Car, or Simple Growing Pains?
Yellow Alert | Apr. 4, 2017 | ACA, Cadillac Tax, Employee Benefits, Employer Tax Exclusion, Flood, Government Affairs

Joel Wood, The Council’s senior vice president of government affairs, gives a report on the state of play for Trumpcare and the House’s repeal and replace efforts.