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- August 6, 2021
- IRS, IRS Forms
Form 5500 Clarification … Better Late than Never One of the highly useful provisions from the Setting Every Community Up for...
- July 20, 2021
- EPCRS, FLASHPOINT, IRS
The IRS issued the long-awaited update of its Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System (EPCRS) on Thursday, July 15, 2021. Revenue Procedure...
- April 21, 2021
- Cybersecurity, DOL, FLASHPOINT, Identity theft, Pensions on Peachtree
By: Alison J. Cohen, Esq., APR Back in 2019, FBLC published our first Solution regarding the rising threat of identity theft. ...
- December 14, 2020
- 401(k), FLASHPOINT, PPP, Secure
FLASHPOINT: NEW SECURE SAFE HARBOR 401(K) PLAN RULES: YOU CAN DO THE SAFE HARBOR NONELECTIVE HOKEY POKEY!
In brand new Notice 2020-86, issued on December 9, 2020, the IRS provides some additional guidance on the post-SECURE safe harbor...
- October 26, 2020
- FLASHPOINT, IRS
The IRS just released the cost of living adjustments for various retirement plan limitations that will take effect on January 1,...
- October 13, 2020
The attached article was written by Alison Cohen for the ASPPA Plan Consultant Magazine, and discusses 8 practical solutions to the...
- September 26, 2020
FLASHPOINT: THE THREE-MONTH RULE AND RETROACTIVE SAFE HARBOR ELECTIONS: YOU NEED TO ADOPT THE PLAN BY OCTOBER 1!
By S. Derrin Watson Perhaps we should have expected it. It would have been nice if the IRS had provided guidance...
- September 10, 2020
- DOL, IRS, MEP
FLASHPOINT: ALL THE GUIDANCE THAT’S FIT TO PRINT: GIFTS FROM THE DOL AND IRS (GEE, WE DIDN’T GET THEM ANYTHING!)
In the last few weeks, the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) and Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) have published a number of...
- August 18, 2020
- FLASHPOINT, IRS
Updated User Fees for IRS Filings The IRS just issued the user fees for 2021 in Announcement 2020-14. Unlike in 2018,...
- August 5, 2020
- FLASHPOINT, MEP
The attached white paper by Alison Cohen and Ilene Ferenczy was commissioned by Transamerica Retirement Solutions, LLC to help explain the...