IRS PCORI Fees

OSHA Not Currently Accepting Electronic Submissions of FormĀ 300A Information

Fees to fund the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) are The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced that it is not accepting electronic submissions of information from 2016 Forms 300A at this time. As a result, OSHA has proposed extending the July 1, 2017 date by which certain employers are required to electronically submit these forms pursuant to its recent "Electronic Recordkeeping Rule" to December 1, 2017.

'Electronic Recordkeeping Rule' Explained

The Electronic Recordkeeping Rule, generally effective as of January 1, 2017, requires certain employers to electronically submit injury and illness data to OSHA that they are already required to record on their OSHA Forms 300A. Under the rule, the following entities were required to make these submissions by July 1, 2017:

Click here to read OSHA's announcement.

Note: Establishments located in OSHA "State Plan" states should check with their state plans for the implementation date of the new requirements in their state. 


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