Archive for Posts Tagged ‘IRS-SSA-CMS Data Match Program’

How to Complete the IRS/SSA/CMS Data Match Report
Jul

29

2016

How to Complete the IRS/SSA/CMS Data Match Report

By Danielle Capilla Chief Compliance Officer at United Benefit Advisors Data Match is a program coordinated by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and the Social Security Administration (SSA) to identify Medicare beneficiaries who received Medicare benefits with Medicare as the primary payer when Medicare should have been the secondary payer. We recently covered background on this program in…

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What Employers Need to Know about the IRS-SSA-CMS Data Match Program
Jun

16

2016

What Employers Need to Know about the IRS-SSA-CMS Data Match Program

By Danielle Capilla Chief Compliance Officer at United Benefit Advisors Beginning in early 2016, many employers received letters from the IRS-SSA-CMS Data Match program. These letters are addressed to the employer and begin by stating that “Medicare needs your cooperation.” Employers are directed to report information on the IRS/SSA/CMS Data Match Secure Web Site (https://www.cob.cms.hhs.gov/DataMatch/). The data being requested is often extensive, and can cover…

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