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What You Need To Know About Form 5500

By Gibson on Jul 16, 2018 6:30:00 AM

What Is Form 5500? 

Also known as the Annual Return/Report of Employee Benefit Plan, Form 5500 is a filing required annually by the Department of Labor (DOL) & Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

Form 5500 reports and discloses information on benefit plans to ensure:

  • The operation and management of these plans comply with certain Titles outlined in the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA).
  • Sufficient information is provided to regulators to effectively safeguard the rights and benefits of participants and beneficiaries.
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IRS Modification To HSA 2018 Contribution Limits

By Gibson on Apr 30, 2018 6:30:00 AM

On April 26, 2018, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced yet another modification to the annual limitation on deductions for contributions to Health Savings Accounts (HSA).

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M&A Employee Benefits Strategies

By Brian Bellware on Apr 25, 2018 6:30:00 AM

In this thriving economy, savvy leaders are preparing themselves to capitalize on Merger and Acquisition (M&A) opportunities to supplement organic growth. According to a recent study from Deloitte, “Corporations and private equity firms foresee an acceleration of M&A activity in 2018—both in the number of deals and the size of those transactions.”

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Ask The Advisor: Defining a Compelling Employee Benefits Strategy

By Gibson on Mar 14, 2018 6:30:00 AM

Brian Bellware, Employee Benefits Consultant at Gibson, discusses defining a compelling employee benefits strategy - creating a clear ‘what are we doing, and why are we doing it’ is crucial. To hear what Brian has to say, check out the video below:

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