“The Affordable Care Act”
Topic of SUNY BEST
The SUNY Business and Education Cooperative of the Southern Tier (SUNY BEST) will host a presentation, titled "The Affordable Care Act" at 10 a.m. Thursday, December 5, in room 220 at Binghamton University’s Downtown Center on 67 Washington St., Binghamton. This presentation is free and open to the public.
Guest speaker Michelle D. Catan is a Certified Advisor with the New York State Small Business Development Center at Binghamton University. Michelle has over 17 years' experience in Commercial Lending and Banking, and is a certified Navigator to assist with the New York State of Health Marketplace. She has her own small business in Oneonta, NY, where she graduated from SUNY Oneonta with a degree in Business Economics and a minor in Accounting.
This presentation on the Affordable Care Act will provide a basic overview of the law, explore tax credits available to small businesses, detail the mandates for individuals and small businesses under the ACA, and supply information on the New York State of Health Marketplace. Insurance plan options within the Marketplace will also be examined.
Directional signage to the meeting room will be visible for those entering the main entrance of the Downtown Center from Washington St. Parking is available in the Collier Street Ramp, the Water Street Ramp, (both within two blocks of the Downtown Center) or if available, at any of the metered parking spots in front of the building on Washington St.
SUNY BEST is a volunteer group comprised of senior staff members from key economic and educational institutions in the Southern Tier. The group works to forge strong alliances, strengthen industry specific needs and provide information and outreach for business. SUNY BEST also seeks to explore and support the business community workforce needs for traditional and emerging industry clusters such as nanotechnology, biotechnology, energy, photonics, energy conservation and renewal.