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Irs free tax return The assistance for the coverage can last up to 15 months. Irs free tax return   Employees terminated during the period beginning September 1, 2008, and ending May 31, 2010, who received a severance package that delayed the start of the COBRA continuation coverage, may still be eligible for premium assistance for COBRA continuation coverage. Irs free tax return For more information, see Notice 2009-27, 2009-16 I. Irs free tax return R. Irs free tax return B. Irs free tax return 838, available at www. Irs free tax return irs. Irs free tax return gov/irb/2009-16_irb/ar09. Irs free tax return html. Irs free tax return   Administrators of the group health plans (or other entities) that provide or administer COBRA continuation coverage must provide notice to assistance eligible individuals of the COBRA premium assistance. Irs free tax return   The 65% of the premium not paid by the assistance eligible individual is reimbursed to the employer maintaining the group health plan. Irs free tax return The reimbursement is made through a credit against the employer's employment tax liabilities. Irs free tax return For information on how to claim the credit, see the Instructions for Form 943. Irs free tax return The credit is treated as a deposit made on the first day of the return period. Irs free tax return In the case of a multiemployer plan, the credit is claimed by the plan, rather than the employer. Irs free tax return In the case of an insured plan subject to state law continuation coverage requirements, the credit is claimed by the insurance company, rather than the employer. Irs free tax return   Anyone claiming the credit for COBRA premium assistance payments must maintain the following information to support their claim, including the following. 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