regulatory updates

House Passes the Build Back Better Act

On November 19, 2021, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5376, the Build Back Better Act (“BBB Act” or “the Act”).

FuturePlan ERISA Team

IRS

Washington Pulse

Legislative updates

Updated Yield Curves and Segment Rates for DB Plans

The IRS has issued Notice 2021-62, which contains updated guidance on factors used in certain defined benefit (DB) pension plan minimum funding and present value calculations.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

Retirement

Employer

Build Back Better Bill Passes House, Moves to Senate

The House of Representatives passed the Build Back Better bill. The House-passed version of the bill contains several IRA provisions.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

Defined Contribution Plan

IRA

Legislative updates

Infrastructure Bill Signed into Law

The Infrastructure Act includes additional pension funding relief, disaster relief changes, and new digital asset reporting requirements.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

IRS

Washington Pulse

Legislative updates

Prevailing Wage

IRS Announces Online Tool to Validate Form 1042-S Data

The IRS has announced the launch of a new online tool designed to assist U.S. withholding agents in complying with their reporting and withholding obligations with respect to Form 1042-S.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

Government Savings

Forms and Publications

Retirement

Employer

Savings

Individual

President Signs Infrastructure Bill Into Law

The President has signed into law the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

Defined Benefit Plan

Defined Contribution Plan

IRA

Legislative updates

Prevailing Wage

Infrastructure Bill Heads to President for Signature

The much-anticipated Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (the Act) has passed the House of Representatives months after its approval in the Senate.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

Defined Benefit Plan

Defined Contribution Plan

IRA

Legislative updates

Committee Leaders Introduce Retirement Legislation in House

Leadership from the House Committee on Education and Labor and its Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions have introduced the RISE Act to expand worker access to a secure retirement.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

Defined Contribution Plan

DOL

Legislative updates

SECURE Act

IRS Postpones Requirement to Use Updated Forms W-4P and W-4R

The IRS has issued a fourth draft of the 2022 Form W-4P, Withholding Certificate for Periodic Pension or Annuity Payments.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

IRS

IRA

2022 Retirement Savings Limitations Released

The IRS has issued Notice 2021-61, which contains the following 2022 retirement savings limitations.

FuturePlan ERISA Team

Defined Contribution Plan

IRA

IRS Guidance

No Results