Still & Leavitt Insurance Agency is your local insurance agency, located right in Mountain Home, Idaho. We have been providing insurance solutions to individuals, farms and ranches, businesses, and military members in Elmore County since 1974. Our agency joined Leavitt Group in 1996, which is one of the largest insurance brokerages in the nation. This affiliation allows us to provide clients with greater access to top insurance markets and underwriters.
Providing you with a full range of the highest quality insurance products and services at competitive pricing.
Protecting your assets by addressing complex insurance needs through the development of innovative, customized, insurance programs.
Maintaining highly professional, highly motivated staff that is committed to serving your needs.
Embracing client service, striving to exceed expectations while being sensitive and responsive to your needs is our highest concern.
The IRS and Social Security Administration each year announce the cost-of-living adjustments affecting tax and employee benefits dollar amounts for the upcoming calendar year. Some highlights for 2016 (& 2015) are listed below. Many of the 2016 numbers remain unchanged from 2015.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
On November 2, 2015, President Obama signed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (H.R. 1314), part of which repeals the Automatic Enrollment provisions that the Affordable Care Act added to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), section 18A.
Friday, November 6, 2015
Employers subject to ACA reporting requirements generally will be subject to penalties for failing to comply. However, penalties will not apply if an employer is unable to obtain Social Security numbers of non-employees, after making reasonable efforts to do so, if they report dates of birth rather than Social Security numbers. This article explains what the IRS considers to be a reasonable effort to obtain a Social Security number.
Monday, November 2, 2015
The IRS just announced the new PCORI fee amount for plan years that end on or after October 1, 2015. Here is the list of all amounts for all applicable years, plus the newly announced amount: $2.17 for plan/policy years that end on or after October 1, 2015, and before October 1, 2016 $2.08 for […]
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Thanksgiving brings the celebration of many traditions, some common among all of us and others different from family to family. Here are a few tidbits of Thanksgiving trivia to enjoy while you prepare for this year’s festivities. Enjoy!
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Is your home ready for winter? Freezing temperatures, ice, snow, and wind can cause severe damage to your home and property, especially when they take you by surprise. Follow these helpful tips to prepare your property for unpredictable winter weather.
Friday, October 30, 2015
Halloween is one of the most anticipated holidays among children. Make it a fun and safe day for kids of all ages with these simple precautions.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
We work to develop lasting client relationships. As a privately-held firm, we have the flexibility to make long-term decisions with you. Our performance is not judged by Wall Street every quarter, but rather by the quality of relationships we maintain.
As the 10th largest privately-held insurance brokerage in the nation*, we bring you the national resources, expertise, problem-solving skills, and key insurance company and underwriting relationships that will result in an effective risk management and employee benefits strategy.
As a result of our local managing co-owner and on-the-ground decision makers, our interest in your success results in a greater level of service and commitment to your business. We match solutions to your needs and geography.
We believe in operating with complete integrity and transparency. We have a long history based on this principle, and it is a vital part of our culture. As we bring people into our organization, we look for those who share our values, thus fostering relationships based on trust—for employees, insurance companies, and clients.
*According to Insurance Journal, August 2014 issue.