FAQs Regarding Form 8955 SSA - If the plan administrator and plan sponsor are the same person, in which capacity should that person sign the Form 8955 SSA?

If the plan administrator and the plan sponsor are the same person, that person should sign as plan administrator.

Electronic signatures are not required for electronically filed Forms 8955-SSA. The name of the administrator or sponsor should be typed into the signature line. Administrators and sponsors are not required to have their own FIRE Transmitter Control Code, User ID or PIN.
 

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