IRS reviews pension rules

November 2002
Employee Benefit News;Nov2002, Vol. 16 Issue 14, p3
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service to re-write many of its retirement plan regulations. Target date for the revisions of 401(k) and 401(m) regulations; Increase in the applications for GUST determination letter of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.


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