2015 Pension Plan Limitations

The Internal Revenue Service today announced cost‑of‑living adjustments affecting dollar limitations for pension plans and other retirement-related items for tax year 2015. Many of the pension plan limitations will change for 2015 because the increase in the cost-of-living index met the statutory thresholds that trigger their adjustment. However, other limitations will remain unchanged because the increase […]


Click here to get Form 5500 Data Sets The Form 5500 Annual Report is the primary source of information about the operations, funding and investments of approximately 800,000 retirement and welfare benefit plans. The datasets below are the raw, unedited data from all of the Form 5500 and Form 5500-SF filings for each year, including […]

PBGC 2011 news

Final Rule on Treating Bankruptcy Filing Date as Plan Termination Date. On June 14, 2011, PBGC published in the Federal Register a final rule that implements a Pension Protection Act of 2006 change to the benefits PBGC pays. Under PPA, when an underfunded pension plan terminates during the bankruptcy of the plan sponsor, the date […]