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The Wagner Law Group Description 

The Wagner Law Group, A Professional Corporation, is a nationally recognized ERISA & employee benefits, estate planning, employment, labor & human resources practice. 


Established in 1996, The Wagner Law Group has 22 attorneys engaged exclusively in employee benefits, estate planning and employment law. Six of our attorneys are AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell as having very high to preeminent legal abilities and ethical standards. The firm is among the largest ERISA boutiques in the country. Our practice is national in scope, with clients in more than 40 states and several foreign countries.






Contact Info

The Wagner Law Group


  Integrity | Excellence


Massachusetts Office 

Tel: (617) 357-5200 

Fax: (617) 357-5250 

99 Summer Street 

13th Floor

Boston, MA 02110

Florida Office 

Tel: (561) 293-3590
Fax: (561) 293-3591
7108 Fairway Drive
Suite 125
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418


San Francisco Office

Tel: (415) 625-0002

Fax: (415) 358-8300

315 Montgomery Street

Suite 904

San Francisco, CA 94104







May 7, 2015


 Health and Welfare Law Alert




IRS Announces 2016 HSA Limits




The Internal Revenue Service has released the inflation-adjusted 2016 dollar limits for health savings account ("HSA") deductions, and the minimum deductible amounts and maximum out-of-pocket expenses for high deductible health plans ("HDHPs"). By law, these limits are indexed annually to reflect cost-of-living adjustments.


For calendar year 2016, the annual limitation on contributions to an HSA for individuals is $3,350, which remains unchanged from 2015. The annual limitation on HSA contributions for family coverage is $6,750, which is a $100 increase from 2015.


To qualify as a HDHP in 2016, a plan must have an annual deductible of $1,300 for self-only coverage, and $2,600 for family coverage. For calendar year 2016, the maximum out-of-pocket expenses permitted for a HDHP (including deductibles, co-payments and other amounts, but not premiums) is $6,550 for self-only coverage, which is a $100 increase from 2015, and $13,100 for a family, which represents a $200 increase form 2015. 







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