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Aon Hewitt Submits Comments on Proposed Regulations for Annual Funding Notice for Defined Benefit Plans

On January 18, 2011, Aon Hewitt submitted comments to the Employee Benefits Security Administration on proposed rules for the annual funding notice for defined benefit plans. The proposed regulations were published in the Federal Registeron November 18, 2010.

Aon Hewitt's comment letter discusses:

  • Plan termination exception to provide notice;
  • Ratio of the plan assets to plan liabilities without offset;
  • Clarification of the description of year-end liabilities;
  • Demographic information;
  • Funding and investment policies;
  • Material effect events; and
  • The effective date of the final regulation.

The full comment letter is available below.

Aon Hewitt Comments on Proposed Regulations for Annual Funding Notice for Defined Benefit Plans