IRS Regulations Provide Guidance for New Voluntary Certification Program; Application Process for Professional Employer Organizations Opens July 1

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service released temporary and proposed regulations implementing a new voluntary certification program for professional employer organizations (PEOs). The regulations, available today in the Federal Register, carry out legislation...

PONDERING EARLY RETIREMENT

“Some people choose to retire early because of their health. Or, some decide the time is right because of a change in their company. Sometimes, it’s just the stresses of the job that lead to early retirement,” writes Jill Cornfield in a superb piece for...

RETIREMENT THREATS

“You’ve heard it before: Save, invest and repeat. But even if you do everything right, unexpected hurdles can still arise to threaten your financial security,” writes Bill Harris, founder and CEO of Personal Capital in an excellent piece for cnbc.com. “In a...