Immigration Law

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Does the ACA Give Employers a $3,000 Tax Bonus for Hiring Certain Immigrants?
Posted on 5 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"- Q: Did Obama’s executive actions on immigration include a $3,000 bonus to employers for each immigrant they hire instead of U.S. citizens? - A: Not exactly. In very limited cases, employers may avoid the Affordable Care Act’s penalty... Read More

Tags: ObamaCare , daca , tax , ACA , penalty , dapa

Who is 'Lawfully Present' Under the ACA? - Gary Endelman & Cyrus Mehta
Posted on 9 Feb 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Many non-citizens will be subject to additional payment to the Internal Revenue Service if they do not maintain “minimum essential healthcare coverage” under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Affordable Care Act –... Read More

California Democratic Congressional Delegation Urges Approval of State Waiver to Allow Undocumented Immigrants to Buy Into Obamacare
Posted on 19 Sep 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

California State Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens), Sept. 14, 2016 - "The California Congressional Delegation released a letter today calling on the Obama Administration to approve a waiver that would allow undocumented immigrants to purchase... Read More

The ACA's Impact on LPRs Residing Outside the USA: Endelman & Mehta
Posted on 31 Mar 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[U]nless the IRS provides more specific guidance, it is not clear at this time whether an LPR who takes the bona fide residence exception for purposes of shielding foreign income can also be deemed to have the minimum essential coverage. LPRs who... Read More

ICE on ACA, Enforcement
Posted on 31 Oct 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), Pub. L. No. 111-148, 124 Stat. 224, and the Social Security Act (SSA) require that individuals seeking coverage under a qualified health plan offered on a Health Insurance Marketplace or through... Read More