Important Information on Employer Payment Plans

for Medical Coverage

For Active Pastors and Local Church Treasurers:

In November, the General Board of Pension and Health Benefits released a letter explaining restrictions that the Affordable Care Act has placed on the pre-tax treatment of health insurance premiums that are paid for the pastor and flexible medical reimbursement plans that are administered by the local church (NOT the conference). The link to the actual letter is below:

Download a copy of the letter