Updated November 1, 2017:
FSA 2018 Plan Year Open Enrollment Is Going On Now
Open Enrollment begins November 1, 2017 and ends 11:59 pm (Eastern Time) Friday, November 17, 2017. Save money on: Medical, Vision, Dental and Prescription Expenses for you and your family; and work-related Dependent Care Expenses such as Day Care Centers, Day Camps, Before/After School Care and Preschools.
Employees that wish to participate in FSA for 2018 should enroll online at the ASIFlex Online Enrollment Site (Employer-Provided Code Word: DE). State of Delaware employees will use a special ID number which includes the six digit Employee ID plus the last four digits of the Social Security Number. The ASIFlex Online Enrollment Guide offers step-by-step instruction on enrolling in Flexible Spending Accounts during Open Enrollment.
IMPORTANT: FSA Open Enrollment is available to active benefit-eligible State of Delaware employees. You MUST enroll each year during FSA Open Enrollment to continue your participation in the FSA Program. FSA elections DO NOT rollover to the next plan year automatically.
On October 23, 2017, the IRS announced the 2018 Plan Year Maximum for Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts increased to $2,650 from $2,600 in 2017.