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February 16, 2009

Pension Protection Act Of 2006 (PPA)

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Definition

Legislation signed into law on August 17 2006, for which the primary goals was to protect and enhance the retirement savings and pension provisions. Changes enacted under PPA 06 include the following:

PPA 06 was primarily intended to increase the retirement security of defined benefit plan participants, by making it harder for plan sponsors to default on funding obligations.

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PPA 2006

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Denise Appleby

Denise is CEO of Appleby Retirement Consulting Inc., a firm that provides IRA resources for financial/ tax/legal professionals. She has over 20 years of experience in the retirement plans field, which includes training and technical consultation.

Denise writes and publishes educational /marketing tools for advisors; available at http://irapublications.com. Denise co-authored several books on IRAs

Denise is a graduate of The John Marshall Law School, where she obtained a Masters of Jurisprudence in Employee Benefits, and has earned 5 professional retirement designations.
She has appeared on numerous media programs, sharing her insights on retirement tax laws.

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