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Blogs March 27, 2019 EisnerAmper Co-Hosts Employee Benefits Plan Event at NYSE

EisnerAmper Co-Hosts Employee Benefits Plan Event at NYSE with Charles Schwab and CMC Interactive. Sponsors of plans large and small toured the stock exchange floor, followed by an educational discussion on operational challenges for employee benefit…

Blogs March 26, 2019 Your Benefit Plan Limited Scope Audit Report May Soon Look Different…

There will soon be a new AICPA Statement on Auditing Standard, Forming an Opinion and Reporting on Financial Statements of Employee Benefit Plans Subject to ERISA (“EBP SAS”) which addresses an auditor’s responsibility to financial statements.

Articles November 02, 2018 Retirement Plan Limitations for 2019

EisnerAmper is providing this Alert to keep you abreast of the recent changes affecting employee benefit plans and retirement plan limitations for 2019, including cost-of-living adjustments, defined benefits and defined contributions.

Articles May 04, 2018 Department of Labor Independence Rules – Restrictions on Financial Interests of Auditors

Plan Sponsors navigate the rules and regulations imposed by ERISA. Particularly challenging for public company plan sponsors is the DOL auditor independence rule. The AICPA and the SEC each have their own independence rules as well. The DOL independe…

Articles January 05, 2018 PBGC Expands Missing Participant Location Program To Include Defined Contribution Plans

In December 2017 the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation issued a final regulation expanding its program to locate missing participants. Employers that are terminating and closing down a defined contribution plan can utilize the program.

Articles October 26, 2017 Retirement Plan Limitations for 2018

As an ongoing service to our clients, EisnerAmper LLP is providing this Alert to keep you abreast of the recent changes affecting employee benefit plans. A few of the limits have changed from 2017 as noted.

Blogs May 19, 2017 Do You Know How Controlled and Affiliated Service Group Rules

Understanding how controlled group and affiliated service group rules apply to qualified retirement plans and cafeteria plans is critical to maintaining tax-favored status and applies to plan sponsors of U.S.-based and foreign-based corporations.

Articles November 04, 2016 Retirement Plan Limitations for 2017

The Internal Revenue Service announced the cost-of-living adjustments applicable to the dollar limitations for defined contribution and defined benefit plans for the tax year 2017. A few of the limits have changed from 2016.

Articles November 04, 2015 Retirement Plan Limitations for 2016

The EisnerAmper alert on Retirement Plan Limitations for 2016 covers recent changes affecting employee benefit plans. The IRS announced the cost-of-living adjustments applicable to the dollar limitations for defined contribution and defined benefit p…