Robert A. (Rob) Browning

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IRS Creates New “Window” to Suspend 401(k) Safe-Harbor Contributions for 2020

USA - July 8 2020 The IRS has granted additional, albeit temporary, COVID-19-related relief for sponsors of “safe-harbor” 401(k) and 403(b) plans (i.e., plans that are…

DOL Finalizes Electronic Disclosure Safe Harbor for Retirement Plans

USA - May 22 2020 The Department of Labor (DOL) has now finalized its October 2019 proposal (described in our previous blog) to create a new “safe harbor” for the…

IRS Provides More COVID-19 Relief: This Time for Cafeteria Plans

USA - May 13 2020 As part of its ongoing response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the IRS has released new guidance (Notice 2020-29) providing increased…

IRS Posts Initial Guidance Re: Coronavirus-Related Loans and Distributions under the CARES Act

USA - May 5 2020 On May 4, 2020, the IRS posted 14 Questions and Answers (Q&As) on its website regarding the special retirement plan distribution options and loan…

Department of Labor Proposes New Safe Harbor for Electronic Disclosures

USA - October 24 2019 The U.S. Department of Labor has proposed a new “safe harbor” rule to allow retirement plan disclosures to be posted online (assuming certain notice…