PBGC Technical Update 12-1

Technical Update 12-1 providing guidance on the impact of MAP-21 on PBGC premiums. Document Excerpt This Technical Update 12-1 provides PBGC guidance on the effect of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) on PBGC premiums.  The guidance in this Technical Update supersedes any inconsistent guidance in PBGC’s 2012 premium instructions […]

25-Year Average Segment Rates

Notice 2012-55 provides guidance on the 25-year average segment rates applied to adjust the applicable 24-month average segment rates used for funding. The guidance reflects changes made by MAP-21. Document Excerpt  This notice provides guidance on the 25-year average segment rates that are applied to adjust the otherwise applicable 24-month average segment rates that are […]

Interest Assumptions for Terminating Plans for September

The PBGC releases updated interest assumptions for terminating plans subject to title IV for September, 2012. Document Excerpt This final rule amends the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation’s regulation on Benefits Payable in Terminated Single-Employer Plans to prescribe interest assumptions under the regulation for valuation dates in September 2012. The interest assumptions are used for paying […]

Affordable Care Act Implementation

The agencies release the Affordable Care Act Implementation FAQ Part X. Document Excerpt Set out below is an additional Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) regarding implementation of the summary of benefits and coverage (SBC) provisions of the Affordable Care Act. This FAQ has been prepared jointly by the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services (HHS), […]

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