> Webinar: Managing IRA Beneficiary Designations & Distributions

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
3:00 PM (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
4:30 PM

 

Managing IRA beneficiary designations and explaining allowable distribution options to IRA beneficiaries may very well be the most complex area of administering your IRA program. If you deal directly with members or have IRA operational or reporting responsibilities, this session is for you. It will thoroughly cover the rules and best practices surrounding beneficiary designations, allowable distribution options, and processing procedures.

Whether you are new to the IRA arena or an experienced professional, this webinar will provide a solid understanding of IRA beneficiary rules, important considerations, and reference tools needed to confidently provide IRA beneficiaries with the information required to make informed decisions. Join us to learn the current guidance on processing, titling, and government reporting associated with beneficiary IRAs.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The four most common categories of beneficiary designations and proper documentation
  • Allowable beneficiary distribution options
  • How an IRA member’s age at death affects beneficiary options
  • Identify your responsibilities (versus best practices) to assist and notify beneficiaries of their options
  • How your IRA agreement may limit or affect beneficiary options
  • Potential pitfalls of certain trust and estate beneficiary designations
  • IRA custodian’s responsibilities for titling and reporting on beneficiary IRAs

TAKE-AWAY TOOLKIT

  • Sample quick reference beneficiary options chart
  • Sample beneficiary notification letters
  • Employee training log
  • Quiz you can administer to measure staff learning and a separate answer key

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This informative session will benefit all staff and management responsible for establishing IRAs, IRA coordinators and administrators, and anyone involved with IRA operations and compliance.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER – Frank J. LaLoggia, LaLoggia Consulting, Inc.
Frank LaLoggia is the President of LaLoggia Consulting, Inc., Rochester, New York, a pension and financial consulting firm that assists financial organizations with ongoing support in the creation, development, and marketing of their retirement plans and financial-services offerings.

Nationally renowned, Frank coordinates and conducts pension and financial seminars and training programs throughout the United States. With over 35 years’ experience in employee benefits, and always in demand, his client list is impressive. He has assisted many leading financial organizations in the pension and financial services industries. Frank has achieved the designation of Deferred Compensation Specialist through Northeastern Universities Center for Continuing Education and The National Retirement Plans Training Conference.

PLEASE NOTE: Your registration fee allows you to have one telephone connection. However, as many people as you like may listen from your office speaker phone.  If you register for the webinar, your registration fee also includes one internet connection from a single computer terminal.

THREE REGISTRATION OPTIONS
1.  LIVE WEBINAR

The LIVE WEBINAR option allows you to have one telephone connection for the audio portion and one Internet connection (from a single computer terminal) to view online visuals as the presentation is delivered. You may have as many people as you like listen from your office speaker phone.  Registrants receive a toll-free number and pass code that will allow entrance to the seminar. The session will be approximately 90 minutes, including question and answer sessions. Seminar materials, including instructions, pin number, and handouts will be emailed to you prior to the broadcast. You will need the most current version of Adobe Reader available free at www.adobe.com.

2.  ON-DEMAND WEB LINK** AND FREE CD ROM*
Can't attend the live webinar?  The ON-DEMAND WEB LINK** is a recording of the live event including audio, visuals, and handouts. We even provide the presenter's email address so you may ask follow-up questions. Approximately 1 week prior to the webinar, you will receive an email with the web link. This web link can be viewed anytime 24/7, beginning 6 business days AFTER the webinar and will expire 6 months after the live program date.  But there's more . . . AS AN ADDED BONUS, you will also receive a FREE audio/visual CD ROM.* The CD ROM includes the original audio/visual presentation, the question and answer sessions, and the handouts. Use the on-demand link or this "off-the-shelf" training program for those that could not attend the live seminar and for future training.

3.  BOTH LIVE WEBINAR AND ON-DEMAND WEB LINK** (INCLUDES FREE CD-ROM*) Includes options 1 and 2 above
*CD Rom for PC use only
**All materials are subject to copyright and intended for your credit union's use only.

NEW! Listen on your iPad, iPhone, or Android. Instructions will be emailed to you with the on-demand link.

INVESTMENT:
$199.00 Webinar per connection
$199.00 Archived On-Demand Web Link & Free CD ROM
$249.00 Both Live Webinar & Archived On-Demand Web Link & Free CD ROM

TIME: 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

To register and pay by check, email Mary Zelinsky at mzelinsky@njcul.org and your credit union will be invoiced. To register and pay online, click here