EP Examination Process Guide - Section 9 - Participant Rights - Plan Events - When the Employer Fails to Make a Required Contribution
When the employer fails to make a required contribution under the minimum funding standards, notice of such is required.
Notice of Required Payment Failure
Description: The notice is a document provided to each participant, beneficiary and alternate payee under the plan stating that the employer did not make a required funding contribution.
Timing: Notice must be given before the 60th day following the due date of the quarterly or other required contribution.
Who Is Responsible For Sending It: The employer maintaining the defined benefit or target benefit plan that fails to make quarterly or other required contribution.