Retaining Employees that Are Key but Are Not Highly Compensated

Retaining Employees that Are Key but Are Not Highly Compensated

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Companies in a variety of industries such as construction, auto dealerships, or manufacturing, for example, are finding that retaining and motivating key employees is essential for the company to remain both stable and competitive. In some cases, although the employees are key to the organization, they do not meet the top hat definition of, “a select group of management or …

Fulcrum Partners Releases White Paper on Pre-Tax Income Deferral

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Important Insights on Pre-Tax Income Deferral PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL — (April 19, 2018) Five years have passed since the executive benefits advisors at Fulcrum Partners LLC released Advantages to Pre-Tax Deferral of Income in an Uncertain Tax Environment, an in-depth report on the effectiveness of deferring compensation until retirement for the purpose of accumulating wealth and reducing taxes. While …

Nonqualified Defined Contribution Plans

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Are you looking for a guide to providing unlimited tax deferred contributions for select employees? A nonqualified defined contribution plan can be a valuable tool in providing long-term cash accumulation benefits to select employees of a company. As report author, Monte Harrick explains: A defined contribution NQDC plan is an attractive alternative for companies looking for ways to attract and retain the …

Long Term Incentive Plan Template (Private Company)

Long Term Incentive Plan Design Template Guidance

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Five Primary Components to an Effective Long Term Incentive Plan  // LTIP (Private Company) This whitepaper report has been prepared by: Scott Cahill, CLU, Cofounder & Managing Director Fulcrum Partners LLC. Download the White Paper as a PDF:  LTIP . Long Term Incentive Plan Design I. Determine business drivers that trigger awards. For private companies, the measures that we have worked …

What do these IRC Section 162(m) Changes Mean for Executive Compensation?

IRC Section 162(m) Will Change with Proposed Tax Law Revisions, Impacting Aspects of Executive Compensation

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Fulcrum Partners shares insights on the proposed tax reform, specifically related to IRC Section 162(m), with our clients and colleagues. PDF DOWNLOAD: FULCRUM PARTNERS IRC Section 162(m) Internal Revenue Code Section 162(m) [IRC  §162(m)] addresses federal tax code regulations “relating to the deduction limitation for certain employee remuneration in excess of $1,000,000 under the Internal Revenue Code. These regulations affect publicly …

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Non-Qualified Deferral Plans: Not Just for Large Companies

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How Small Companies Can Use Non-Qualified Deferral Plans to Attract and Retain Talent “Can smaller companies take advantage of an NQDC plan to help them reward and recruit key employees? The answer is Yes!” Smaller organizations have many of the same challenges large companies have in attracting and retaining management talent. Even S-Corporations and LLCs, which have traditionally overlooked these types of programs are …

Life insurance planning mistakes

Avoiding 5 Common Mistakes in Life Insurance Planning

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Executive benefits consulting firm, Fulcrum Partners LLC, is pleased to distribute this AALU WashingtonMarketplace Report, “Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind,” and You Know that Notion Never Crossed My Mind: Avoiding 5 Common Mistakes in Life Insurance Planning,” to its clients and friends. This continuing series of articles is intended to provide in-depth insight into trends, events, and issues that impact the …

FULCRUM WHITE PAPER 409A and 457

White Paper: 409A and 457 Updates That Will Impact Your Deferred Compensation

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White Paper: 409A and 457 Updates That Will Impact Your Deferred Compensation IRS Proposed Changes Deferred Compensation Rules 2016 409A and 457 Updates The US Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service have issued proposed guidance and new regulations on deferred compensation arrangements under Sections 409A and 457 of the Internal Revenue Code. These actions were published June 22, 2016, in the …

Acceleration of Benefits following Nonqualified Benefit Plan Terminations

8 Key Questions for IRC § 409A Compliance – The Gatekeeper to Structuring Effective Deferred Compensation Arrangements

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8 Key Questions for IRC § 409A Compliance The Gatekeeper to Structuring Effective Deferred Compensation Arrangements Executive benefits consulting firm, Fulcrum Partners LLC, is pleased to distribute this AALU Washington Report, “8 Key Questions for IRC § 409A Compliance – The Gatekeeper to Structuring Effective Deferred Compensation Arrangements,” to its clients and friends. This continuing series of articles is intended …

AALU Washington Report on Death Only Benefit Plans

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(March 10, 2015) Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida A new AALU Washington Report features an in-depth exploration of what Death Benefit Only plans are, which employees may be best served by this type of benefit, and how these plans are implemented. Special attention is paid to the taxation concerns for both employer and employee; these plans are typically subject to less …