Inside ASPPA

Inside ASPPA covers ASPPA activities, including events and webcasts. You’ll also find public-facing communications from ASPPA leadership, and reports of professional activities of ASPPA members.



Inside ASPPA

Inside ASPPA

By Andrew Remo, Craig Hoffman12/4/2015 • 0 Comments

Congress has passed the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act of 2015, which is expected to be signed into law Dec. 4 by President Obama — and which, thanks to ASPPA GAC input, includes a vital change for Form 5500 filers. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff12/2/2015 • 0 Comments

In the webcast “Handling Participant Claims and Inquiries,” which will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 16, Kelsey H. Mayo will look at a variety of participant inquiries and how they can play into the claims process. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff11/24/2015 • 0 Comments

ASPPA Connect will not be appearing on Friday, Nov. 27, but will be back on Monday, Nov. 30. We wish you a happy Thanksgiving and in keeping with the season, here are a few unusual facts about Thanksgiving. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff11/20/2015 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff11/13/2015 • 0 Comments

At the Current Events Update session at this year’s ASPPA Annual Conference, one particular presidential candidate made an appearance with a little help from ASPPA CEO Brian Graff. READ MORE

By Susan Perry11/5/2015 • 0 Comments

The American Retirement Association (ARA) Board of Directors has amended the Professional Code of Conduct to provide that a member of the American Retirement Association is an actuary for purposes of that code if certain criteria are met. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff11/5/2015 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/30/2015 • 0 Comments

In “Forfeiture Stories for a Late Night Campfire,,” a webcast that will be held from 2:00-3:40 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12, Adam C. Pozek and William C. Presson will discuss real-life forfeiture case studies, plan document provisions versus administrative decisions, forfeiture corrections and restoring non-vested amounts for buybacks. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/27/2015 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/26/2015 • 0 Comments

In “Fiduciary Breach: Avoidance and Mitigation,” a webcast by Bruce Ashton that will be held from 2:00-3:40 p.m. ET on Oct. 28, Bruce Ashton will address the breaches a fiduciary may encounter and how fiduciaries can mitigate their liability. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/22/2015 • 0 Comments

Here’s a recap of our coverage of sessions and speakers from the 2015 ASPPA Annual Conference: READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/19/2015 • 0 Comments

Karen Smith, MSPA, will serve as President of the ASPPA College of Pension Actuaries for the 2015-2016 year. Smith was inaugurated as president Oct. 19, at ACOPA’s annual luncheon at ASPPA’s Annual Conference in National Harbor, Md. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/18/2015 • 0 Comments

The American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries welcomed Joseph A. Nichols, MSPA, ASA, EA, MAAA, as the new president of the organization during the Oct. 18 Business Meeting that kicked off the 2015 ASPPA Annual Conference in National Harbor, Md. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/18/2015 • 0 Comments

The American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries announced five annual industry awards during the Oct. 18 opening session of the 2015 ASPPA Annual Conference in National Harbor, Md. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/16/2015 • 0 Comments

The 2015 ASPPA Annual Conference kicks off Sunday at the Gaylord National Resort at the National Harbor, located in Oxon Hill, Md., just outside our nation’s capital. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/13/2015 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/2/2015 • 0 Comments

In “Using the Power of Coverage Testing for Creative Plan Design,” a webcast that will be held from 2:00-3:40 p.m. ET on Oct. 7, Kevin J. Donovan will explore the creative opportunities the coverage testing rules provide for meeting clients’ objectives. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/2/2015 • 0 Comments

On Oct. 1, the American Retirement Association (ARA) submitted a comment letter in response to IRS Announcement 2015-19 in which the IRS requested comments regarding changes to the Employee Plans Determination Letter (DL) Program. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/28/2015 • 0 Comments

In “How Long Can You Hold Your Breath?,” a column that appeared in the Summer 2015 issue of Plan Consultant, David J. Witz argues that the statute of limitations under ERISA Section 413 provides a way to establish a documented process that a retirement plan committee can use to defend their decisions and mitigate the risk of litigation over claims for excessive fees. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/28/2015 • 0 Comments

In “Are You Looking at Retirement Income Alternatives? The DOL and IRS Are,” a webcast that will be held on Sept. 30, W. Waldan Lloyd will review recent guidance authorizing the use of qualified longevity annuity contracts (QLACs) and their inclusion in target date funds as well as important related issues. READ MORE

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