Affordable Care Act Taxes and Fees

The Affordable Care Act (ACA, health care reform law) affects health care benefits and costs for businesses and employees. Among the ACA provisions are federally required fees and taxes, including:  Comparative effectiveness research fee, ACA reinsurance fee and ACA insurer fee.  Anthem will pay the comparative effectiveness fee for fully-insured customers however the reinsurance and insurer fees will bee included in the monthly bill for Anthem clients.  These fees will apply to all insurers, regardless of health plan carrier.

Anthem Flyer: Taxes and Fees