Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) Open Enrollment

Announcing Flexible Spending Accounts Open Enrollment - Sept. 19, 2016 - Oct. 31, 2016

Dear Colleagues,

The Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) Open Enrollment is from September 19, 2016 - October 31, 2016 with an effective date of January 1, 2017 for the following programs:

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Dependent Care Assistance Program (DeCAP)
  • Medical Spending Conversion (MSC) Health Benefits Buy-Out Waiver Program
  • Medical Spending Conversion (MSC) Premium Conversion Program 

The 2017 FSA Program Brochure and forms

Current 2016 participants of the Healthcare Flexible Spending Account and the Dependent Care Assistance Program (HCFSA & DeCAP) will receive a 2017 re-enrollment packet mailed to their address on file the week of September 26, 2016. Please mail the completed enrollment forms directly to the address below.

City of New York
Flexible Spending Accounts Program
Bowling Green Station
P.O. Box 707
New York, NY 10274

Please note that MSC Health Benefits Buy-Out Waiver Program for 2017 incentive payment has changed to:

  • $500 for Waiving Individual coverage
  • $1,000 for Waiving Family coverage

The Buy-Out Waiver Program enrollment is automatic for current and active participants. If participants would like to withdraw from the MSC Health Benefits Buy-Out Waiver Program, the participants must complete the 2017 MSC Enrollment/Change Form. The completed enrollment form must be submitted to Human Resources for processing.

Please let us know if you have any questions.

Brigette Major
Benefits Specialist
York College/City University of New York
94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11451
Tele.: 718.262.2076
Fax: 718.262.2143