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IRS Revises Enforcement Policy on ACA Individual Mandate Compliance

The IRS has announced that it will not reject 2016 tax returns that do not provide information on whether the individual taxpayer and his family members had qualifying health coverage... Read More

Medicare Part D Online Disclosure Reminder

The Medicare Modernization Act requires employers that provide prescription drug coverage to Medicare-eligible individuals to complete the Online Disclosure Form to the U.S. Centers for Medicare... Read More

IPS Advisors January Retirement Report

Fees, Funds and Fiduciaries: Cheaper is Not Always Better   The scrutiny of fees within retirement plans has reached... Read More

ACA Compliance Deadlines and Reminders

IRS Notice 2016-70 extended certain due dates for the 2016 Affordable Care Act information reporting requirements under code section 6055 and 6056. Please make note of the following dates: March... Read More

DOL Publishes New FAQs on Fiduciary Rule

The Department of Labor’s recently adopted Conflict of Interest Rule protects retirement investors by requiring advisers to adhere to a fiduciary standard and give advice that is in the investor’s... Read More

Client Alert: New Disability Claims Procedures Requirements

DOL Adds Important Protections to Ensure Fairness, Transparency and Accuracy of Disability Claims Process The Employee Benefits Security Administration of the Department of... Read More

10 Employee Retention Resolutions for the New Year

10 Employee Retention Resolutions for the New Year

With a new year upon us, your attention is likely focused on setting financial and productivity goals for your business. As you plan, make sure to take a look at one area you may have overlooked: employee... Read More

IPS Advisors December Retirement Report

Happy Holidays from IPS Advisors!   Since 1978, IPS Advisors has proudly offered multi-disciplined consulting services to... Read More

Six Year End Reminders for Qualified Retirement Plans

The end of the year is a great time to look at your company’s qualified retirement plan and review plan operations, documents, bonding, and start pulling together a file for annual plan testing... Read More

IPS Holiday Charity Collection Drive Runs Through December 8

IPS Holiday Charity Collection Drive Runs Through December 8

IPS Advisors team members, family and friends are invited to participate in our holiday charity drive to help veterans in need this season. Our “Warm Up A Vet” donation drive, benefitting... Read More