Deadline For Submitting On-Cycle Pre-approved Defined Benefit Plans Extended

Announcement 2014-41 extends to June 30, 2015 the deadline for submitting on-cycle applications for opinion and advisory letters for pre-approved defined benefit plans. Document Excerpt  This announcement extends to June 30, 2015, the deadline for submitting on-cycle applications for opinion and advisory letters for pre-approved defined benefit plans for the plans’ second six-year remedial amendment […]

Realignment within TE/GE

Announcement 2014-34 addresses the realignment of certain responsibilities for issues involving exempt organizations, qualified retirement plans and IRAs to the Office of Chief Counsel. Document Excerpt This announcement addresses the transfer of certain technical responsibility for issues involving exempt organizations, qualified retirement plans, and individual retirement annuities and accounts (IRAs) to the Office of Chief […]

PBGC Fall Regulatory Agenda

The PBGC releases is fall 2014 regulatory agenda. Document Excerpt Link http://www.reginfo.gov/public/do/eAgendaMain?operation=OPERATION_GET_AGENCY_RULE_LIST&currentPub=true&agencyCode=&showStage=active&agencyCd=1212

Amendments to Asset Allocation Regulations

The PBGC has issued amendments to its asset allocation regulations substituting a new table for determining expected retirement ages for participants in certain plans undergoing distress or involuntary terminations. Document Excerpt This rule amends the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation’s regulation on Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans by substituting a new table for determining expected […]

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