Tag: Internal Revenue Service

IRS Reverses Change in HSA Limit

The IRS says it is reversing the change to the limitation because stakeholders informed it that implementing the $50 reduction to the limitation on HSA contributions for an individual with family coverage under an HDHP would impose numerous unanticipated administrative and financial burdens.

IRS Modifies VCP User Fees

The agency also issued information about how to obtain or re-establish an employer identification number (EIN) for a retirement plan trust.

(b)lines Ask the Experts – Questions to Skip on Form 5500

“As we are preparing to finalize our 2016 Form 5500s in time for the extended deadline, a colleague of mine has stated that there are some questions on the form that it would appear that we should answer, but that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has actually suggested we skip. That sounds bizarre to me; is that possible?”

IRS Issues Final Regulations About Mortality Tables

In a statement, ERIC said it is pleased the agency took into account its request for flexibility for DB plan sponsors to potentially delay for one year the use of the new mortality tables for purposes of satisfying minimum funding standards.