Coronavirus (COVID-19) News and Resources
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webcasts
Subscribe to Free Daily Newsletters
Post a Job

Featured Jobs

ESOP Valuation Writer
Unique ESOP Valuation Provider
(Telecommute)
Enrolled Actuary
Loren D. Stark Company logo
Loren D. Stark Company
(Telecommute)

Free Daily News and Jobs

“BenefitsLink continues to be the most valuable resource we have at the firm.”

-- An attorney subscriber

Get the BenefitsLink app LinkedIn
Twitter
Facebook

<< Previous news item   |   Next news item >>



Federal District Court Says Church Plan's Code Section 410(d) Election Caused ERISA to Apply to Disability Claim (PDF)
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri Link to more items from this source
Dec. 24, 2014
"Plaintiff contends that a [Code section] 410(d) election may only be made with respect to a church pension benefits plan, as opposed to a church welfare benefits plan. For support of this proposition, Plaintiff relies on two Department of Labor Advisory Opinions... Several courts have analyzed this issue and found that a Section 410(d) election may be made with respect to a church welfare benefits plan.... [T]his Court in its review of the case law ... finds that an irrevocable election may be made under Section 410(d) [by the Ascension Health Long Term Disability Plan]."

Please click here to report this link if it is broken (for example, if you see a "404 File Not Found" error message after you click on the link above).
An important word about authorship: BenefitsLink® is providing a hypertext link to the item shown above, but is not the author of the item (unless otherwise specified).
© 2020 BenefitsLink.com, Inc.