Tag: PBGC

PBGC Sets Disaster Relief on IRS Autopilot

With some exceptions, PBGC premium payers and data providers can now assume filing relief from the pension insurer in each case that the IRS issues its own disaster-related relief that impacts the filing of Forms 5500.

PBGC Issues Guidance Designed to Keep Multiemployer Plans Solvent Longer

Regarding guidance to assist multiemployer pension plans that request PBGC review of alternative plan rules for satisfying employer withdrawal liability, the agency said for example, some proposals include incentives for employers to remain in the plan by providing discounted withdrawal liability that is conditioned on continued employer participation for a specified period of years.

PBGC Expands Missing Participants Program

Beginning in January, terminating DC plans will have the option of transferring missing participants’ benefits to PBGC instead of establishing an individual retirement account (IRA) at a financial institution.