Dan Theodore reads “In the Beginning…Tax Accounting for Insurance Companies” from the February 2015 issue of Taxing Times written by Stephen R. Baker.

 

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Category:Taxation -- posted at: 2:03pm CDT

Scott Sheefel, Chair and Jill Klibanov, Secretary/Treasurer provide an update for the Marketing and Distribution members on council activities and what’s new for 2015.

 

 

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Category:Marketing & Distribution -- posted at: 1:57pm CDT

Dan Bailey interviews Gregory Fann who recently presented at the 2014 SOA Annual Meeting on If We Knew Then What We Know Now: ACA Enrollment. For those who could not attend his presentation, this episode will provide you with highlights from Greg’s session.  

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Category:Health -- posted at: 1:54pm CDT

Kelly Hennigan the author of the “Brand New Me’ reads her article discussing ways to create your own personal brand by focusing on three themes.  

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Category:Management and Personal Development -- posted at: 3:18pm CDT

Gregory A. Brandner, FSA, MAAA; Julie A. Decker, FSA, MAAA; Kelly J. Rabin, FSA, MAAA, the presenters recap the session at the annual meeting and discuss the current COLI/BOLI market, and provide perspectives on underwriting, pricing and reinsurance. 

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Category:Product Development -- posted at: 3:16pm CDT

Dan Bailey interviews Dave Dillion who recently presented at the 2014 SOA Annual Meeting on ACA Health Rate Review. For those who could not attend his presentation, this episode will provide you with highlights from Dave’s session.  

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Category:Health -- posted at: 10:58am CDT

Dan Bailey interviews Jim O’Connor who recently presented at the 2014 SOA Annual Meeting on ACA Implementation and Strategies in 2017 and Beyond. For those who could not attend his presentation, this episode will provide you with highlights from Jim's session.  

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Category:Health -- posted at: 10:55am CDT

Trustees from the Social Security Administration and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services produce annual reports updating the status of the Social Security and Medicare programs.  This podcasts provides some insights from the 2014 reports to changes in the status of each program.

 

 

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Category:Pension -- posted at: 9:34am CDT

Listen in as Dan Theodore reads “IRS Approves the Annuity Treatment for Term Certain Variable Payout”, which was featured in the October 2014, Taxing Times written by John T. Adney.  

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Category:Taxation -- posted at: 3:34pm CDT

Listen in as Dan Theodore reads “Revenue Ruling 2014-15:  The Requirement Risk Distribution, The Law of Unintended Consequences and New Questions to Consider in Funding Retiree Health Benefits” which was featured in the October 2014, Taxing Times written by Terrance F. Richardson and Mark S. Smith.

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Category:Taxation -- posted at: 3:32pm CDT