regulatory updates

Final Form 5500 Revisions Guidance Issued

The DOL’s EBSA, IRS, and the PBGC have released final forms revisions to the Form 5500 and Form 5500-SF.

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IRS

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Proposed: Employee and Retiree Access to Justice Act

Representative Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA) has introduced HR 7740 – the Employee and Retiree Access to Justice Act.

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Defined Benefit Plan

Legislative updates

IRS Announces Applicable Federal Rates for June 2022

The IRS issued Revenue Ruling 2022-10, which contains the applicable federal rates (AFR) for June 2022.

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IRS

IRS Relief for New Mexico Wildfire and Wind Victims

The IRS announced the postponement of certain tax-related deadlines for victims of wildfires and straight-line winds in New Mexico.

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IRS

IRA

IRS Further Extends Temporary Relief from Physical Presence Requirement for Retirement Plan Consents

The IRS has provided additional temporary relief from the physical presence requirements for certain participant elections through December 31, 2022.

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IRS

Small Business Retirement Proposals Introduced in Senate

Senator John Hickenlooper (D-CO) has introduced two retirement bills in the Senate.

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Legislative updates

Defined Contribution Plan

Financial Freedom Act Proposed in Senate

Senator Tommy Tuberville (R-AL) has introduced the Financial Freedom Act.

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Defined Contribution Plan

DOL

Legislative updates

SEC Extends Comment Period for ESG Reporting Proposal

The SEC has extended the period to comment on its proposed rule regarding climate-related disclosures initially released in March, and published in the federal register on April 11, 2022.

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IRS Proposes Update to Mortality Tables Used for DB Plans

The Department of Treasury and IRS have released proposed regulations to update the mortality tables that are used to calculate minimum required contributions for single-employer defined benefit pension plans.

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Defined Benefit Plan

IRS

IRS Issues Proposed MEP Rule

To help expand access to MEPs, the IRS has released proposed regulations, which provide a welcome exception to the unified plan rule.

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IRS

IRS Guidance

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