The Department of Labor (DOL) is back in action and completing audits of private sector employers that are subject to ERISA regulations. They are targeting Health & Welfare Benefit Plan Compliance, especially late and non-filers for Form 5500. Employers who offer benefits are considered Plan Sponsors and must follow a strict fiduciary code of conduct. If non-compliance is found, the DOL may enforce fines and penalties.
Carolyn McNairy, Vice-President of Strategic Partnerships, will cover the following topics: