Media Resources

Expanding Employer-Provided Education Assistance Fact Sheet

Section 127 Expansion, Student Loan Repayment, Fact Sheet

Section 127 Expansion, Limit Increase, Fact Sheet

Legislation in the 115th Congress:

H.R. 795 – Expands Section 127 to include employer-provided student loan repayment

S. 796 – Expands Section 127 to include employer-provided student loan repayment

H.R. 4135 – Increases the yearly allowable amount under Section 127

S.2007 – Increases the yearly allowable amount under Section 127

H.R. 1656 – Section 127 to include employer-provided student loan repayment and employer contributions to 529 college plans 

Communications with the 115th Congress:

Coalition Letter to Representative Rodney Davis, H.R. 795

Coalition Support Letter for H.R. 4135, the Upward Mobility Enhancement Act

Coalition Support Letter for S.2007, the Upward Mobility Enhancement Act

Coalition Letter to Senate Finance Committee, Tax Reform July 14, 2017

Coalition Letter to House Ways and Means Committee on H.R.1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Coalition Letter to U.S. House of Representatives on H.R. 1

Coalition Press Releases:

January 2, 2013 – Coalition Applauds Congressional Action to Make Section 127 Permanent

March 6, 2012 – Coalition Endorses Higher Education Bill

January 26, 2011 – Contest Winners Highlight Impact of Popular Employee Education Benefit

November 18, 2010 –  Coalition Takes Support of Section 127 to Washington

 

Expansion of Education Assistance in the News:

Forbes, How To Make The Most Of Your Employer’s Student Loan Assistance Payments

CNM Money, Paying Their Workers’ College Tuition Can Pay Off for Companies

SHRM, House Bill to Expand Employer-Provided Education Assistance Receives Bipartisan Support

Benefits Pro, What’s Required for Employer-Sponsored Tuition Assistance Programs

Las Vegas Review Journal, Cortez Masto, Flake Propose Bill for Education Aid Tax Break

SHRMBlog, Student Loan Debt: This Trillion Dollar Problem Needs Our Help, And Here’s One Way HR Can Help

Benefits Pro, One of the Best New Employee Benefits is About to Get Even Better

CNBC, Considering Grad School? Your Boss Might Help Foot the Bill

Huffington Post, 5 Workplace Benefits You Wish Your Company Offered

Contact the Chairs of The Coalition to Preserve Employer Provided Education Assistance