FYI Alert

FYI Alert: DOL Delays Fiduciary Rule Until June 9

FYI Alert: PPF Consults On Third PPF Levy Triennium

FYI Alert: “Blacklisting” Order Revoked and Final Rule Nullified

FYI Alert: DOL Won’t Enforce Fiduciary Rule’s April 10 Applicability Date

FYI Alert: How can defined benefit pension schemes be made more secure and sustainable?

By and |Mar 10, 2017|FYI, FYI Alert, UK, Wealth|

FYI Alert: Spring Budget 2017

FYI Alert: Health Care Reform Bill Would Change Many ACA Provisions and Expand HSAs

FYI Alert: Congress Disapproves Blacklisting Rule

FYI Alert: DOL Proposes to Delay Fiduciary Rule

FYI Alert: SEC Reconsiders CEO Pay Ratio Rule Implementation

FYI Alert: Trump Orders DOL to Re-Examine Fiduciary Rule

FYI Alert: IRS Proposes Revised Mortality Tables for 2018

FYI Alert: 5th Circuit to Expedite Appeal of Overtime Ruling

FYI Alert: DOL Appeals Overtime Ruling

FYI Alert: Overtime Rule on Hold

FYI Alert: IRS Delays Employer ACA Reporting

FYI Alert: Texas Court Permanently Blocks DOL Persuader Rule

FYI Alert: Voters Hike State Minimum Wage Rates

FYI Alert: IRS Announces Key Retirement Plan Limits for 2017

FYI Alert: Texas Court Blocks Key “Blacklisting” Rule Provisions

FYI Alert: IRS Announces Some 2017 Benefit Plan Limits

FYI Alert: SOA 2016 Mortality Scale Update Points to Lower Liabilities

FYI Alert: PBGC 2017 Premium Rates to Increase

FYI Alert: Social Security Benefits and Taxable Wage Base to Increase for 2017

FYI Alert: DOL Finalizes Paid Sick Leave Rules for Federal Contractors

FYI Alert: 21 States and Business Groups Move to Block Final Overtime Rule

FYI Alert: IRS Extends Temporary Nondiscrimination Relief for Closed DB Plans Through 2017

FYI Alert: IRS Publishes 2017 Mortality Tables – No Change for 2014 SOA Study

FYI Alert: NLRB Says Grad Students Can Unionize

FYI Alert: Massachusetts Enacts Expansive Equal Pay Law

FYI Alert: Court Blocks DOL Persuader Rule from Taking Effect

FYI Alert: DOL Unveils Final Overtime Rule

FYI Alert: HHS Finalizes Regulations on ACA Nondiscrimination in Health Programs and Activities

FYI Alert: EEOC Issues Final Wellness Regulations

FYI Alert: IRS Reverses Course on QSERP Portion of Proposed Nondiscrimination Regs

FYI Alert: DOL Finalizes Fiduciary/Conflict of Interest Rule

FYI Alert: High Court Tie Leaves Public Union Fees in Place

FYI Alert: Overtime Rules at OMB

FYI Alert: IRS Releases Guidance on Retroactive Increase to 2015 Transit Benefits

FYI Alert: IRS Extends ACA Reporting Deadlines

By |Dec 29, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Cadillac Tax Delay Included in Year-End Legislation Impacting Employers and Employee Benefits

By |Dec 17, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Fed Raises Interest Rates – Effect on Year-End Discount Rates for Pension and OPEB Plans

By |Dec 17, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: On Second Thought – No Extra Time for 5500 Forms after 2015; 5500-SUP Compliance Questions Can Wait

By |Dec 8, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Budget Act Raises PBGC Premiums; Revises Mortality Table and Interest Rules; Fixes Part B Premiums

By |Nov 2, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: EEOC Addresses Spousal Participation in Wellness Programs

By |Oct 30, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Announces Key Retirement Plan Limits for 2016

By |Oct 21, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: SOA Updates Mortality Improvement Scale to Reflect Recent Years’ Lower Mortality

By |Oct 8, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Recent Market Volatility — Impacts on Retirement Plans

By |Aug 26, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Issues Additional Cadillac Tax Guidance

By |Aug 3, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: No Change for 2014 SOA Mortality Report in 2016 IRS Mortality Tables

By |Jul 31, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: DOL Says Most Workers Are Employees

By |Jul 16, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Puts Brakes on Pre-Plan Termination Retiree Cashout Windows

By |Jul 10, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: DOL Proposes Significant Expansion of Overtime Eligibility

By |Jun 30, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: High Court Says “I Do” to Same-Sex Marriage

By |Jun 26, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: High Court Upholds ACA Subsidies in Federally Facilitated Marketplaces

By |Jun 25, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Ascension Health Settles ERISA Church Plan Exemption Lawsuit

By |May 15, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: April 30, 2015: New Deadline for Puerto Rico Reduced Taxation on Retirement Funds

By |Apr 21, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Long-Awaited EEOC Wellness Regulations Released

By |Apr 17, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Federal Judge Again Blocks FMLA’s Expanded Definition of Spouse

By |Apr 13, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Supreme Court Gives New Life to Pregnancy Discrimination Claim

By |Mar 26, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: EEOC Says Proposed Wellness Program Regulations Imminent

By |Mar 23, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Extends Temporary Nondiscrimination Testing Relief for Closed Defined Benefit Plans

By |Mar 20, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: High Court Hears Argument in ACA Subsidies Case

By |Mar 5, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Issues Initial Cadillac Tax Guidance

By |Feb 24, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: DOL’s Re-Proposed Fiduciary Rule Moves Forward

By |Feb 24, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Releases Final Forms and Instructions for ACA Reporting

By |Feb 10, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Court Strikes Down Inference Favoring Lifetime Retiree Health Benefits

By |Jan 27, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Puerto Rico Extends Window for Reduced Taxation on Retirement Funds until January 31, 2015

By |Jan 20, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Supreme Court to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases

By |Jan 19, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: DOL: Annual Funding Notice Redo Not Needed for HATFA

By |Jan 16, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Releases Guidance on Retroactive Increase to 2014 Transit Benefits

By |Jan 9, 2015|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: New Safe Harbor Explanations for Eligible Rollover Distributions

By |Nov 26, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Transitional Reinsurance Deadline Delayed

By |Nov 17, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Court Denies EEOC Request to Block Wellness Program

By |Nov 4, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: CMS Delays HPID Requirements

By |Nov 3, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: EEOC Challenges Employer Wellness Programs

By |Oct 30, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Additional Guidance on HPID Requirements for Self-Insured Plans

By |Oct 28, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: SOA Finalizes Updated Mortality Tables

By |Oct 27, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Announces Key Retirement Plan Limits for 2015

By |Oct 23, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: HHS Releases Transitional Reinsurance Contributions Submission Form

By |Oct 21, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Releases Final “Market Rate” Regs for Hybrid Plans

By |Sep 19, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Issues HATFA Guidance for Pension Funding and Benefit Restrictions

By |Sep 15, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Releases Instructions for ACA Reporting

By |Aug 29, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Congress Passes Pension Smoothing Extension – No Premium Hikes

By |Aug 1, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS Releases Draft Forms for ACA Reporting

By |Jul 25, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Federal Appeals Courts Disagree on Availability of Marketplace Premium Subsidies

By |Jul 23, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: PBGC announces “4062(e)” moratorium through December 31, 2014

By |Jul 9, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: High Court strikes contraceptive coverage mandate for closely held, for-profit employers with religious objections

By |Jun 30, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: High Court rejects presumption of prudence, but imposes new standards for participant stock drop claims

By |Jun 25, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Amendment permitted mid-year for safe harbor 401(k) plans to comply with spousal definition under Windsor

By |May 16, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Social Security letter forwarding service discontinued

By |Apr 21, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: High Court hears contraceptive coverage cases involving for-profit employers

By |Mar 26, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Obama directs DOL to change overtime rules

By |Mar 14, 2014|FYI, FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS issues final ACA reporting regulations

By |Mar 6, 2014|FYI, FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Tax reform draft released by Ways and Means may serve as model for future employee benefit tax law changes

By |Feb 27, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS issues final ACA employer mandate regulations and eases 2015 requirements

By |Feb 11, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: No new pension accounting project for FASB agenda

By |Jan 30, 2014|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS provides temporary nondiscrimination testing relief for closed defined benefit plans

By |Dec 13, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Supreme Court agrees to hear ACA contraceptive cases

By |Nov 27, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Obama announces non-compliant individual and small group health plans may be offered for another year

By |Nov 14, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Departments finalize mental health parity regulations

By |Nov 8, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: IRS loosens “use-it-or-lose-it” rule

By |Nov 1, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Same-sex marriage developments — IRS guidance addresses employment tax refunds

By |Sep 25, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: DOL on board with IRS approach to same-sex marriage

By |Sep 19, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert:  DOL clarifies scope of same-sex spouse FMLA rights

By |Aug 13, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Fee disclosure due for participant-directed plans

By |Jul 19, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert:  IRS releases mortality tables for benefit distributions and funding

By |Jul 11, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Health care reform shared responsibility penalty and reporting delayed for one year

By |Jul 2, 2013|FYI Alert, US|

FYI Alert: Agencies finalize wellness regulations

By |May 30, 2013|FYI Alert, US|