Post Closing Announcements

403(b) Plan Participants

Thank you for reaching out to Blossom Philadelphia regarding your 403(b) retirement plan. All distributions and rollovers were completed by June 30, 2018. If you did not submit your paperwork by that time, your retirement account was rolled over into an Individual Retirement Account held by Blossom Philadelphia’s Third Party Administrator (TPA), One-America. Full distributions and rollovers of all 403(b) accounts enabled the plan to be terminated on June 30, 2018.

If you have questions about your rollover or distribution, please reach out to us at info@BlossomPhila.org and we will work with the TPA to resolve your questions or issues. If you wish to call, please contact Beane Associates at (302)479-5438. Mailed questions can be sent to: Blossom Philadelphia, c/o Beane Associates, 22 The Commons, 3518 Silverside Road, Wilmington DE 19810-4907.

Pension Plan Participants

Thank you for reaching out to Blossom Philadelphia regarding your Pension Plan. To assist retirement plan participants and to support Blossom’s Board of Directors in distributing Plan assets properly, please refer to the following FAQ’s:

Q1 - How can I reach someone at Blossom Philadelphia?

info@BlossomPhila.org and calls can be directed to Beane Associates at (302)479-5438. Mailed questions can be sent to: Blossom Philadelphia, c/o Beane Associates, 22 The Commons, 3518 Silverside Road, Wilmington DE 19810-4907.

Q2 – How do I know if my name is on the list of pension participants?

Please contact us via email at info@BlossomPhila.org and we willl confirm if your name is on the pension list. Calls can be directed to Beane Associates, Inc. at (302)479-5438.

Q3 – I have a question about filling out my pension forms. Who should I ask?

Please contact us via email at a href="mailto:info@BlossomPhila.org">info@BlossomPhila.org and we will answer your questions or set up a time to call you directly to address your questions.

Q4 – I recently submitted my lump sum distribution or rollover request - when will my transaction be processed?

Please allow at least 30 days from the time you submit your paperwork until your check is received or your rollover is finalized.

Q5 – How long do I have to submit my pension paperwork?

May 31, 2021 is the deadline to submit your paperwork. Shortly after that date, the Receiver will distribute the remaining pension accounts and escheat them to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Unclaimed Property Division. To retrieve your pension after that date, please follow this link to file a claim with Pennsylvania’s Treasury Department: https://www.patreasury.gov/unclaimed-property/

Tax Reporting

Pension Distributions and Rollovers – as you may be aware, Blossom Philadelphia has tax reporting responsibilities associated with pension distributions which are reported on Form 1099-R, Distributions from Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or Profit-Sharing Plans, IRA’s, etc.

If you did not receive your 1099-R for 2020, please email us at info@BlossomPhila.org or call Beane Associates, Inc. at (302)479-5438.

Blossom Philadelphia will issue Form 1099-R for distributions made during 2021 in January 2022. If your address changes during 2021 please alert us of the change at info@BlossomPhila.org.

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