IRS Examining Mortality Tables for Defined Benefit Pension Plans

The Internal Revenue Service is proposing updates to the requirements that a plan sponsor must meet in order to obtain IRS approval to use mortality tables specific to the plan for minimum funding purposes (instead of the generally applicable mortality … Continue Reading

IRS Looking to Change Withholding Requirements on Gambling Winnings

The Internal Revenue Service is considering whether to change regulations about withholdings on gambling winnings from horse races, dog races, and jai alai, as well as certain other payments of gambling winnings. The proposed regulations affect both payers and payees … Continue Reading


#FedFeed – News you may have missed! 5/13

This week’s #FedFeed includes: 1) Should HIPAA privacy be exempted for firearm background checks? HHS says yes.; 2) Are standards for international clinical studies adequate for human health products? FDA says no.; 3) Are tax requirements for charitable hospitals clear … Continue Reading