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Tax Update  July 24, 2014
Many non-profit organizations are apprehensive about getting started with cloud-based technologies due to concerns related to data security and migration costs. However, the main obstacle to implementation is a lack of knowledge about this technology. Read More

NFP E-News Update  July 17, 2014
Workplace giving is a critical part of the nonprofit sector. Almost 4 billion dollars in donations are given to nonprofits every year via workplace giving. However, continually shifting trends in donations indicate nonprofits must figure out ways to ensure employees will keep giving. Read More

NFP E-News Update  July 3, 2014
For those non-profits willing to put in the necessary research, crowdfunding may be an ideal addition to normal fundraising efforts. Read More


Services [ Employee Benefits Consulting ]


Blue Benefits Consulting, Inc., a Blue & Co. entity, is positioned to help your company meet its retirement plan objectives. We actively monitor the laws that relate to pension administration and keep you informed of their impact. Our innovative ideas and efficient administration services are designed to keep your plan running smoothly, whether you need a new plan or modifications to an existing plan.


Installation services
- Plan design tailored to the needs of your company and employees
- Consultation with your financial consultant and your attorney to finalize plan provisions
- Assistance maximizing tax advantages
- Communication of plan provisions to your employees

Record keeping services
- Employer contribution calculations
- Income allocation to employee accounts
- Application of forfeitures according to your plan
- Non-discrimination testing
- Plan-to-plan rollovers
- Participant statements to employees
- Compilation of necessary information to file annually with the IRS

Consulting services
- Assistance with plan design and changes
- Cost projections of various design alternatives
- Assistance with governmental or external audits
- Ongoing support when participants reach age 70.5
- Calculation of participant hardship withdrawal distributions
- Reports of contribution deduction limits under Section 404 of the IRC