IRS signals caution on cafeteria plan auto enrollment

McCord, Thomas J.
July 2002
Employee Benefit News;Jul2002, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p17
Focuses on the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) ruling in 2002 that approved automatic enrollment in cafeteria plans that do not restrict employee's ability to opt out before enrollment. Situations posed by the IRS to justify the ruling; (IRS); Status of employee's salary deduction under the ruling; Suggestions on automatic premium payment.


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