This February 2017 Membership Issue Brief, Updates from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), includes the following topics:
- One Organization with Multiple Separate Agent Employer Identification Numbers (EINs)
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Comments on CMS-2249-P2: Medicaid Program; State Plan Home and Community-Based Services, 5 Year Period for Waivers, Provider Payment Reassignment, and Setting Requirements for Community First Choice
On December 27, 2011 the Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division released a notice of proposed rule making. The proposed rules would revise the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) "companionship exemption", an exemption from the minimum wage and... Read more
This policy brief includes findings from quantitative and qualitative data sources. It examines consumer interest in Cash & Counseling and why the option was successful for most participants.
The NRCPDS is excited to announce the release of five issue briefs intended to address issues pertinent to the development and implementation of the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Plan. These papers are part of a series... Read more
This final report summarizes the findings from the Cash & Counseling Original Demonstration and Evaluation in Arkansas, Florida and New Jersey.
This March 2010 issue brief looks at the IRS' REG-137036-08, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that applies to Vendor Fiscal/Employer Agents in participant direction programs.
In some states, major budget shortfalls are leading to serious consideration of large cuts in programs and services, including participant direction. To respond to this reality, the NRCPDS has worked with state partners, advocates, and program... Read more