Lucky Star Corp has been extremely lucky with their defined benefit plan as it is currently overfunded. Management decided to terminate the plan while they are overfunded and share the excess with the employees. What amount of reversion tax will Lucky Star Corp have to pay upon termination? 0% 10% 20% 50% CLICK TO REVEAL…

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Which of the following is a monetary policy that will tighten the money supply? Sell government securities Lower the discount rate Decrease government spending Increase taxes CLICK TO REVEAL ANSWER Expand A is the answer. Selling government securities is a monetary policy that will tighten the money supply as the cash used to purchase the…

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All of the following are correct about the impact of an increase in the single variable under the Black-Scholes Option Valuation Model EXCEPT: Market price has a positive impact on put options. Strike price has a positive impact on put options. Expiration time has a positive impact on call options Stock volatility has a positive…

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Based on the Jensen performance index, which fund should the investor continue to hold given the following information?   FUND 1 FUND 2 Return on Portfolio 13% 17% Beta .95 1.02 Standard Deviation .18 .22 Risk-free rate of return is 7% Market return is 15% Fund 1 Fund 2 Both Fund 1 and 2 Neither Fund 1 nor 2 CLICK…

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Which of the following statements concerning SEP and Keogh plans is not correct? A SEP must meet fewer reporting requirements than are imposed on a Keogh plan. A SEP is not considered by the IRS to be a qualified plan as is a Keogh plan. A SEP is similar to a defined contribution plan; a…

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Assume that, of the 100 employees eligible for participation in G Company’s qualified pension plan, 20 are highly compensated employees and all 20 participate. What is the minimum number of G Company’s non-highly compensated employees that must participate in G Company’s qualified pension plan to meet the ratio percentage test? 20 50 56 70 CLICK…

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Which of the following statements concerning the various actuarial assumptions used in estimating an employer’s contributions to a defined benefit pension plan is correct? The higher the assumed rate of investment income, the larger the employer’s assumed contribution rate. The higher the employee turnover or termination rate, the larger should be the employer’s assumed contribution…

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Which of the following statements concerning OASDI disability income benefits is correct? Disability is defined as the inability to perform all major duties of the insured’s own occupation. Unless specifically exempted, a waiting period of 12 months must be satisfied. If the disabled worker is also receiving workers compensation benefits, the full OASDI benefit is…

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Erika wants $50,000 a year in today’s dollars in retirement. She anticipates retiring in 10 years and living in retirement for 30 years. Erika can earn 7% on her investments and she expects inflation to average 4%. Approximately how much should Erika have saved by the day she retires to meet this goal? $913,000 $983,000…

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Darryl Owens will report an AGI of $100,000 for this year on his federal income tax return. Darryl would like to make a gift to the local hospital of some stock. He would like to donate the stock that will provide the greatest income tax deduction for this year. Which of the following stocks should…

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