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2019-12-10 19:40
Document Excerpt This notice specifies updated mortality improvement rates and static mortality tables to be used for defined benefit pension plans under § 430(h)(3)(A) of the Internal… Read More
2019-12-09 18:21
Document Excerpt SUMMARY: This rule amends the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation’s regulation on Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans by substituting a new table for determ… Read More
2019-12-08 19:51
Document Excerpt This notice sets forth the 2019 Required Amendments List (2019 RA List). Beginning with the 2019 RA List, all Required Amendments Lists (RA Lists) will apply to both individ… Read More
2019-12-02 15:35
Document Excerpt Regular U.S. Postal Service mail: Internal Revenue Service P.O. Box 12192 TE/GE Stop 31A Team 105 Covington, KY 41012-0192 Deliveries by private delivery service: Internal R… Read More
2019-11-25 15:04
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2019-11-22 22:31
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2019-11-22 22:23
Document Excerpt 2019 Form 5500: On November 18, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and PBGC rel… Read More
2019-11-06 20:56
Document Excerpt Section 415 of the Internal Revenue Code (the Code) provides for dollar limitations on benefits and contributions under qualified retirement plans. Section 415(d) requires t… Read More
2019-10-22 13:44
Document Excerpt SUMMARY: The Department of Labor is proposing in this document a new, additional safe harbor for the use of electronic media by employee benefit plans to furnish information… Read More
2019-10-17 14:47
Document Excerpt FISCAL YEAR 2020 COMPLIANCE PROGRAM TE/GE delivers a compliance platform that is divided into six portfolio programs: Compliance Strategies; Data-Driven Approaches; Referral… Read More
2019-09-20 14:07
Document Excerpt This document contains final regulations that amend the rules relating to hardship distributions from section 401(k) plans. The final regulations reflect statutory changes a… Read More
2019-09-07 12:59
Document Excerpt This enforcement fact sheet summarizes EBSA’s closed investigations and public inquiries to MHPAEA during fiscal year 2018. Link… Read More
2019-09-07 12:52
Document Excerpt This is a tool to help you request information from your employer-sponsored health plan or your group or individual market insurer regarding treatment limitations that may a… Read More
2019-09-03 21:42
Document Excerpt This notice provides the Applicable Amount for the fee imposed by Section 9010 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) for the 2020 fee year. Link https:/… Read More
2019-08-09 20:16
Document Excerpt The following frequently asked questions provide general information concerning the application of USERRA to employers that pay pension benefits as a percentage of total ear… Read More
2019-08-06 20:04
Document Excerpt The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) insures pension participants against loss of some or all of their pension benefit when a private sector pension plan fails. P… Read More
2019-08-02 18:55
Document Excerpt This Field Assistance Bulletin provides guidance and temporary penalty relief related to certain Form 5500 Annual Return/Report requirements for multiple employer plans (MEP… Read More
2019-07-29 21:28
Document Excerpt SUMMARY: This document is a request for information regarding the definition of “employer” in section 3(5) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974… Read More
2019-07-23 21:48
Document Excerpt This revenue procedure provides indexing adjustments for certain provisions under § 36B of the Internal Revenue Code. In particular, it updates the applicable percentag… Read More
2019-07-08 17:49
Document Excerpt SUMMARY: The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation is amending its Privacy Act regulation to exempt a system of records that supports a program of insider threat detection an… Read More
2019-06-13 23:13
Document Excerpt The Departments of the Treasury, Labor, and Health and Human Services (the Departments) have issued final regulations allowing plan sponsors to offer individual coverage hea… Read More
2019-06-13 23:09
Document Excerpt Individual coverage HRAs may use this model notice to satisfy the notice requirement. To use this model notice properly, the HRA must provide information specific to the HRA… Read More
2019-06-06 14:24
Document Excerpt SUMMARY: The Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) is adopting a new rule under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”)… Read More
2019-06-06 14:14
Document Excerpt The U.S. Department of Labor’s regulations require that an independent qualified public accountant audit the plan’s financial statements unless certain condition… Read More
2019-05-29 14:09
Document Excerpt This revenue procedure provides the 2020 inflation adjusted amounts for Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) as determined under § 223 of the Internal Revenue Code. Linkhttps… Read More
2019-05-23 15:41
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2019-05-23 15:39
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2019-05-23 15:36
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2019-05-03 13:55
Document Excerpt The Operational Compliance List (“OC” List) is provided per Rev. Proc. 2016-37, Section 10, to help plan sponsors and practitioners achieve operational complianc… Read More
2019-04-08 14:24
Document Excerpt We are pleased to announce the release of the second quarter update to the 2018–2019 Priority Guidance Plan. Link… Read More
2019-04-05 14:45
Document Excerpt The CMS Division of National Standards, on behalf of HHS, is launching the Compliance Review Program to ensure compliance among covered entities with HIPAA Administrative Si… Read More

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