State:
Free Special Resources
Get Your FREE Special Report. Download Any One Of These FREE Special Resources, Instantly!
Featured Special Report
Claim Your Free Copy of Overtime Primer: Highlights from the New Regulations

The federal DOL overtime regulations go into effect this year. Are you ready?


Download Now!




This report includes a summary of key changes, including the salary level test and salary basis test.

As a bonus, we've included a handy flowchart to help you determine exemption status under the FLSA.

Download Now!
December 19, 2008
Advance Copies of 2008 Form 5500 Available
Advance informational copies of the 2008 Form 550 annual return/report and related instructions were recently released by the Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), the IRS, and the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. The advance copies, schedules, and instructions can be downloaded at www.efast.dol.gov (click on “Forms, Instructions and Publications”).

Changes to the Form 5500 are outlined under “Changes to Note” in the 2008 instructions. They include:

  • New actuarial schedules replace Schedule B (Actuarial Information); Schedule SB will now be used by single-employer and multiple-employer plans, and multiemployer and certain money purchase plans will use Schedule MB.
  • Multiemployer defined benefit pension plans generally must file additional information as attachments to the Schedule R (Retirement Plan Information).
  • Certain plans with less than 25 participants at the beginning of the plan year may continue using the voluntary simplified reporting option for the 2008 filings.

For a Limited Time receive a FREE Compensation Market Analysis Report! Find out how much you should be paying to attract and retain the best applicants and employees, with customized information for your industry, location, and job. Get Your Report Now!
Featured Special Report:
Top 100 FLSA Overtime Q&As
   
   
 
 
Twitter  Facebook  Linked In
Follow Us
CT-WEB01
Copyright © 2016 Business & Legal Resources. All rights reserved. 800-727-5257
This document was published on http://Compensation.BLR.com
Document URL: http://compensation.blr.com/Compensation-news/Benefits-Leave/Employee-Benefits/Advance-Copies-of-2008-Form-5500-Available/