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IRS Issues Final Regs on Retirement Plan Electronic Filing Requirements
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[Guidance Overview]
Sept. 29, 2014
"Minor modifications include the following. [1] Form 8955-SSA, Annual Registration Statement Identifying Separated Participants With Deferred Vested Benefits, must be filed under the Filing Information Returns Electronically (FIRE) system. [2] One-participant or foreign plans eligible to file the Form 5500-EZ, Annual Return of One-Participant (Owners and Their Spouses) Retirement Plan, may use the DOL's computerized ERISA Filing Acceptance System (EFAST2) to file without being subject to any of the attachment filing requirements. [3] The regulations specify that the economic hardship exemption to the electronic filing requirement guidance will be issued separately and that the Treasury anticipates granting the waivers only in exceptional cases."

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