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401(k) Amendment Rules Are Strict, But Mostly Straightforward
Deadline Approaching for 403(b) Plan Document Restatements
IRS Now Accepting Some Determination Letter Applications
[Guidance Overview] Time Is Running Out for 403(b) Plan Sponsors to Secure Retroactive Relief
IRS Expands Determination Letter Program for Retirement Plans (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Limited Expansion of the Determination Letter Program: Is Your Plan Eligible for Review?
[Guidance Overview] IRS Determination Letters Are Back in Play for Certain Ongoing Plans (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] A Welcome Expansion: IRS Resuscitates Determination Letter Program
[Guidance Overview] Plan Sponsors of Cash Balance, PEP Plans and Certain Merged Retirement Plans Can Apply for an IRS Determination Letter, Starting September 1, 2019
[Guidance Overview] Plan Problems: What's New With Self Correction and VCP?
[Guidance Overview] IRS Expands Determination Letter Program for Certain Hybrid and Merged Plans
[Guidance Overview] Updated EPCRS Expands Self-Correction Opportunities for Retirement Plan Sponsors
[Guidance Overview] The Art of Self-Correction: Retirement Plan Loan and Document Failures Under EPCRS
The IRS Determination Letter Program Reopens (a Little) for More Business
IRS Provides Welcome Relief from High VCP Fees
IRS Expands Self-Correction Program for Retirement Plans (PDF)
Present Law and Background Relating to Challenges in the Retirement System
[Guidance Overview] IRS Expands Determination Letter Program to Hybrid and Merged Plans
[Guidance Overview] IRS Reopens Determination Letter Program for Certain Plans
Say Hello to the Expanded IRS Self-Correction Program
[Guidance Overview] IRS Cracks Open Determination Letter Program for Merged Plans and Hybrid (Cash Balance) Plans
[Guidance Overview] New Opportunity for Certain Retirement Plans to Obtain IRS Determination Letters
IRS Rev. Proc. 2019-20 Expands Determination Letter Program
[Guidance Overview] IRS Announces Limited Expansion of Its Determination Letter Program, But Questions Remain
[Guidance Overview] Corrections Made Easier: IRS Expands the Self-Correction Program
[Guidance Overview] IRS Expands Determination Letters for Hybrid, Merged Plans
[Guidance Overview] IRS Expands Determination Letter Program
[Guidance Overview] IRS Expands Determination Letter Opportunities for Retirement Plans
IRS Issues Retirement Plan 'Operational Compliance' Checklist for 2019
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Rev. Proc. 2019-20: Expanded Availability of Determination Letter Applications (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] IRS Expands Plan Self-Correction Program
[Guidance Overview] Corrections Made Easier: IRS Expands the Self-Correction Program
[Guidance Overview] IRS Makes Significant Improvements to EPCRS in Rev. Proc. 2019-19
IRS Updates EPCRS and Expands Self-Correction Program
IRS Expands Self-Correction Program for Retirement Plan Errors
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Rev. Proc. 2019-19: Updates to Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System (PDF)
One Year to Go Until the 403(b) Restatement Deadline
VCP Submissions Must Be Submitted Electronically Beginning April 1
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS-Authored Operational Compliance List, Updated for 2019
IRS Correction Program Now More Efficient
IRS Requires Electronic VCR Applications Beginning April 1
403(b) Plan Remedial Period Closing Less Than Year from Now
Time to Review 403(b) Plans for Compliance with IRS Requirements
[Official Guidance] VCP Submission Kit: Failure to Have Adopted a New Pre-Approved Defined Contribution Plan by the April 30, 2016 Deadline
#10YearChallenge for 403(b) Plans
No VCP Fee Relief in Updated Rev. Proc.; Some Fees Increased
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Rev. Proc. 2019-4: Revised Procedures for Determination Letters and Letter Rulings
[Guidance Overview] Puerto Rico Qualified Plans Must Adopt Hurricane Maria Tax Relief Provisions by December 31, 2018
IRS Releases 2018 Required Amendments List for Qualified Retirement Plans
2018 End of Year Plan Sponsor 'To Do' List: Qualified Retirement Plans
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS FAQs on 403(b) Pre-Approved Plan Program: Eligible Adopting Employers and Reliance on Letters
[Guidance Overview] IRS Issues Proposed Regs for Hardship Distributions
Year-End Considerations for Retirement Plans, Part 2
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Form 4461: Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized Pre-Approved Defined Contribution Plans (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Form 4461-B: Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized Pre-Approved Plans (PDF)
Year-End Considerations for Retirement Plans, Part 1: Closing Out 2018
IRS Reminder: Pre-Approved Filing Deadline Rapidly Approaching
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice 2018-91: 2018 Required Amendments List for Qualified Retirement Plans (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Form 8717-A: User Fee for Employee Plan Opinion Letter Request (PDF)
2019 Planning for ERISA Single-Employer Defined Contribution Plan Operations (PDF)
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