Tag: retirement plans

Advocacy Group Fighting Tax That Could Hit Retirement Plans

While an analysis by Modern Markets Initiative focuses specifically on public pension funds, the company notes that the tax will affect all defined benefit (DB) plans, individual retirement accounts (IRAs), defined contribution (DC) plans and individual investors.

Legislation Would Establish Retirement Benefits Commission

A press release about the bill mentions a Government Accountability Office report in which the GAO said: “Congress should consider establishing an independent commission to comprehensively examine the U.S. retirement system and make recommendations to clarify key policy goals for the system and improve how the nation promotes retirement security.”

Securian Offers Retirement Plan to Small Employers

“For advisers, whether you have multiple plans or are new to the business, ReadyPlan’s simplicity means reduced time commitment and the potential for increased operational efficiency,” says Steve Chappell, Securian’s vice president of retirement plan sales.