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Jason W. Douthit CONTACT       Direct: 503-721-2626 Main: 503.248.1134 jdouthit@bullardlaw.com VCard PDF Profile

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Jason works exclusively in the area of employee benefits. He enjoys explaining the tax code and other retirement plan law to clients, and finding simple solutions to complex problems. He believes that the purpose of ERISA is to balance the goals of employers with the retirement and health insurance needs of employees, and appreciates working with employers to meet both aims.
 
Jason works with clients to design new and restated plan documents, amendments and ancillary documents for both tax-qualified retirement and non-qualified compensation plans. He also advises on fiduciary obligations to retirement plans and monitors compliance with new legislation and regulatory guidance from the Internal Revenue Service and Department of Labor.
 
Jason currently serves as a board member on the Western Pension and Benefits Council. Outside of work and volunteering, he enjoys snowboarding, drinking local IPAs, camping and spending time with his wife and daughter.

2018

  • SB 1566: Reducing Oregon PERS Liabilities with the Employer Incentive Fund - Bullard Alert, April 2018
  • Proposed Regulations Intended to Reduce Employer Healthcare Costs - Bullard Alert, April 2018
  • Tax Cuts & Jobs Act Impacts Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation - Bullard Alert, February 2018
PERS Update: Senate Bill 1566 and Other Potential Changes - Bullard Public Sector Symposium, May 2018