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Qualified Plans Committee

Qualified Plans Committee

Mission

The Qualified Plans Committee considers tax and other legal issues relating to tax-qualified retirement plans such as 401(k)plans, defined benefit pension plans, and employee stock ownership plans(ESOPs),including government, not-for-profit, and church programs. The Committee monitors proposed and enacted legislation and other legal developments affecting tax-qualified retirement plans. The Committee prepares technical comments on legislation and regulations, publishes information for Section members on these topics, and participates in or sponsors Section CLE programs as well as at least one group teleconference per year.

Programs, Meetings and Events

Committee Events

Conference Call--Future of the IRS Determination Letter Program

July 10, 2015
Please join the Qualified Plans Committee for a discussion of issues concerning the future of the IRS determination letter program. IRS officials have indicated that they intend to drastically reduce the availability of determination letters for individually designed plans. Our committee expects to work on comments to the proposal when it is formally published later this summer. This is one of our informal bi-monthly calls, with audience participation encouraged. The call is scheduled for noon CDT on Friday, July 10.
Dial in number: 866/646‐6488
Participant Pass code: 725 588 7619
 
Section Events

    Dividing Retirement Assets in Divorce & Trusts as IRA Beneficiaries: A Two-Part Series

    03/07/2017-04/18/2017

    This is a package of two webinars. Dividing Retirement Assets Upon Death or Divorce - March 7 , 2017 Who gets the retirement funds when there is a death or divorce? The confluence of ERISA and estate planning considerations can be bewildering. The panel will explore: Critical differences ...

    Dividing Retirement Assets Upon Death or Divorce

    03/07/2017-03/07/2017

    Who gets the retirement funds when there is a death or divorce? The confluence of ERISA and estate planning considerations can be bewildering. The panel will explore: -Critical differences at death and divorce between ERISA plans and non-ERISA arrangements such as IRAs, and between qualified ...

    Negotiating Commercial Loan Documents – How to Get What You Really Want

    03/08/2017-03/08/2017

    The panelists will discuss legal issues, negotiation strategies and practice tips in loan document negotiation for the commercial real estate projects. Topics will include: Negotiating the Term Sheet Negotiation of due diligence items Key negotiating points in loan documents ...

LISTSERV Communication

In order to send a message to the listserve, send the message as an email to the address below. You must be a member of the Committee to use the listserve.

RPTE-QUALIFIEDPLANS@mail.americanbar.org

In order to access the listserve archive, please click here. Please note that you will need to create a new password, separate from your regular ABA password, in order to use this archive.


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Leadership

Co-Chairs:

Stamer, Cynthia
Towarnicky, John

Vice-Chair:

Valcarce, Jose

Committee Roster  

Modified by Karen Suhre on July 9, 2015

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