Enduring Principles

Keenan’s philosophy has always been that solving the needs of our customers first and directly supporting our communities are good for our business. We continually present informational workshops and seminars on topics relevant to our customers, and provide scholarships for administrators to further their education and advancement.

Briefings: Health Care

1/24/2018 - Health Care Reform: Cadillac Tax and Other ACA Taxes Delayed Under 2018 Spending Bill

As part of the most recent spending bill, signed into law on January 22, 2018, three Affordable Care Act taxes have been delayed or suspended. This Briefing discusses the current status of the Cadillac Tax, the Health Insurance Providers Fee tax , and the Medical Device tax.

1/8/2018 - 2018 – New Year, New Training Requirements

2018 brings the enactment of new employee training requirements applicable to California employers. Both SB 396 and AB 1207 went into effect on January 1, 2018. This Briefing summarizes these two laws and the new training requirements.

1/5/2018 - Benefit Provisions in Tax Reform Law

On December 22, 2017, President Trump signed a sweeping tax reform bill into law. This Briefing summarizes the changes this law will bring to the tax treatment of employee benefits.

12/11/2017 - 2018 Benefit Limits for Health & Welfare Plans

Each year, the U.S. Government sets new limits for various benefit programs to reflect inflation and changes in the law. The 2018 Benefit Limits for Health & Welfare Plans have been announced. This Briefing will review the new changes for 2018 so that employees can review their benefit plans to ensure they reflect the new limits.

12/4/2017 - Proposition 64: Impact of Recreational Marijuana on Schools, Municipalities, and Health Care Providers

Proposition 64 is poised to legalize the cultivation, manufacture and sale of marijuana for recreational use in California effective January 1, 2018. This Briefing discusses the impact of Prop. 64 on employers including schools, municipalities and health care providers.