The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced that 2011 inflation adjusted amounts for Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) as determined under §223 of the Internal Revenue Code are unchanged from the amounts for 2010.
The Internal Revenue Service is issuing final regulations under section 401(a)(35) of the Internal Revenue Code (Code) relating to diversification requirements for certain defined contribution plans holding publicly traded employer securities.
New York accounting firm Eisner LLP has issued a warning that the
Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will begin sending questionnaires to
401(k) sponsors to gather information about their level of compliance
with applicable tax rules.
VALIC has hired Robert J. "Bob" Architect, formerly senior tax law
specialist and 403(b) guidance author in the Internal Revenue Service's
Employee Plans Division, as vice president of Compliance and Market
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has updated its procedures for
requesting determination letters on the qualified status of pension,
profit-sharing, stock bonus, annuity, and employee stock ownership
When the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) put about 50 Form 5500 filings
to the test recently, the plans filing the annual reports flunked on
one major issue—buying enough fiduciary bond coverage for their
fiduciaries and administrators.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has given plan sponsors more time to
adopt plan amendments to implement a variety of Pension Protection Act
(PPA) requirements, including allowing participants to divest out of
The Internal Revenue Service has issued guidance on the application of
409A(a) to changes made to nonqualified deferred compensation plans to
comply with an advisory opinion of the Office of the Special Master for
TARP Executive Compensation.
The Internal Revenue Service has issued Revenue Ruling 2009-40,
providing the table of covered compensation for the 2010 plan year for
use in determining contributions to defined benefit plans and permitted
disparity in defined contribution plan contributions.