CMS Letters Requesting Information on Medicare Eligible Employees

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have been randomly sending out Data Match Questionnaires to employers in recent weeks.┬áThe purpose of the Data Match is to identify situations where another payer may be primary to Medicare. Employers are required to complete a Medicare Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center questionnaire that requests group health… Continue reading CMS Letters Requesting Information on Medicare Eligible Employees

IRS Alerts Payroll and HR Professionals to Phishing Scheme Involving W-2s

The Internal Revenue Service has issued a news release (IR-2016-34) to payroll and human resources professionals to beware of an emerging phishing email scheme that appears to be from company executives and requests personal information on employees. The scam has already tricked several employers into emailing payroll data, including W-2 forms that contain Social Security… Continue reading IRS Alerts Payroll and HR Professionals to Phishing Scheme Involving W-2s