17) This practice prohibited the ability of a small business owner to delay payment pursuant to a qualified domestic relations order
I]n most instances where there has been a reasonable good faith effort to prepare a qualified domestic relations order
, the parties will attempt to correct any deficiencies in the order and resubmit a corrected order for the plan administrator to review.
Qualified domestic relations orders
, as defined in IRC section 414(p) [IRC section 401(a)(13)(B), ERISA section 206(d)(3)]
Karem illustrates the problem that arises when a transfer from a qualified retirement plan is made pursuant to a divorce and there is no qualified domestic relations order
The ruling's example of "discrimination" in this area is a decision to spread the cost of qualified domestic relations order
(QDRO) determinations over all accounts, instead of allocating them to the account to which the QDRO relates, immediately before an HCE'S divorce.
Additionally, the company provides benefits administration services with respect to benefits provided to active employees, including enrollment, eligibility verification, qualified domestic relations order
("QDRO") administration, HMO consolidation and pension services.
RETIREMENT PLAN ASSETS ARE MARITAL ASSETS subject to division in divorce or attachment for child support by a qualified domestic relations order
A qualified domestic relations order
(QDRO) is an order issued as part of a divorce proceeding that divides up retirement plan assets.
In that instance the firm recommended use of a qualified domestic relations order
(QDRO) of the husband's interest in his retirement plan as collateral, which also collateralized his alimony obligation.
A blackout period does not include a suspension, limit or restriction (1) due to the application of the securities laws, (2) regularly scheduled to occur and already disclosed to participants or (3) pursuant to a qualified domestic relations order
For IRA or qualified plan transfers, a Court-issued qualified domestic relations order
(QDRO) can override the assignment of income doctrine.
1999-289), he argued that the divorce judgment was a qualified domestic relations order
(QDRO), as defined in IRC section 414(p), because the Family Court had in effect ordered him to make the withdrawal.