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2017 Cost of Living Adjustments for Retirement Plans

by Jackson Lewis P.C. on

The Internal Revenue Service recently announced its cost-of-living adjustments applicable to dollar limitations for retirement plans and Social Security generally effective for Tax Year 2017 (see IR-2016-141). Most notably,...more

Employee Benefits: Maximize Your Social Security Benefits (2/16)

The Social Security old age system is a simple concept with some very complex rules. It is a near-universal arrangement, covering working Americans and their families, which provides retirement benefits for life. The basic...more

2016 Cost of Living Adjustments

by Varnum LLP on

The Internal Revenue Service has announced the 2016 cost of living adjustments to various limits. The adjusted amounts generally apply for plan years beginning in 2016. Some of the adjusted amounts, however, apply to calendar...more

IRS Announces 2016 Health FSA, HSA, HDHP and Transportation Plan Limits

by Snell & Wilmer on

The IRS has announced cost of living adjustments for health flexible spending accounts (“health FSAs”) in Section 125 cafeteria plans, contributions to health savings accounts (“HSAs”), out-of-pocket maximums under high...more

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation: Do You Need to Send an Annual Notice to Plan Participants?

by Alston & Bird on

Plan sponsors of defined contribution qualified plans may need to issue one or more annual notices to participants before the end of each plan year. Failure to issue a required annual notice can have significant consequences....more

IRS Retirement Plan Limitations for 2016

by Miller Canfield on

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued the new 2016 retirement plan limitations. In this announcement, the IRS sets forth the limits of the amounts that can be deferred under 401 (k) plans, 457 (b) plans and the...more

Employee Benefits-Related Limits For 2016

The Internal Revenue Service, the Social Security Administration and the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation periodically adjust for cost-of-living increases certain limitations that impact employee benefit plans. These...more

IRS Announces 2016 Retirement Plan Limitations – Most Limits Remain Unchanged

by Locke Lord LLP on

The Internal Revenue Service announced the 2016 cost-of-living adjustments to the dollar limitations for qualified retirement plans and other benefits, and the Social Security Administration announced its own cost-of-living...more

2016 Cost-of-Living Adjustments for Retirement and Other Benefit Plans

by Faegre Baker Daniels on

The IRS recently announced the 2016 cost-of-living adjustments to various benefit and contribution limits applicable to retirement plans and welfare plans. Most retirement plan limits have not changed because increases in the...more

Alert: IRS Announces Adjusted Plan Limits for 2016

by Cooley LLP on

The Internal Revenue Service has announced the 2016 limits that affect the operation of tax-qualified retirement plans, including 401(k) plans, and certain other types of employee benefit plans, including deferred...more

IRS Announces 2016 Dollar Limitations for Retirement Plans

On October 21, 2015, the IRS announced the 2016 dollar limitations for retirement plans based on the applicable cost-of-living adjustment guidelines. The retirement plan limitations generally will not change for 2016 because...more

IRS Announces Employee Benefit Plan Limits for 2016

by McDermott Will & Emery on

Recently the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Social Security Administration announced the cost-of-living adjustments to the applicable dollar limits on various employer-sponsored retirement and welfare plans and the...more

Illinois Supreme Court Holds Public Pension Cutbacks Unconstitutional

by K&L Gates LLP on

The national debate on public pension plans shifted to the State of Illinois this month. On the heels of the Oregon Supreme Court’s decision in Moro v. State of Oregon (see K&L Gates Client Alert: Changing the Rules in the...more

Employee Benefits Developments - October 2014

by Hodgson Russ LLP on

The Internal Revenue Service and Social Security Administration have announced the cost of living adjusted dollar limits applicable to benefit plans. A listing of key limits is set out...more

IRS Announces Employee Benefit Plan Limits for 2015

by McDermott Will & Emery on

Recently the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Social Security Administration announced the cost-of-living adjustments to the applicable dollar limits on various employer-sponsored retirement and welfare plans and the...more

IRS Announces 2015 Benefit Plan Limits

The Internal Revenue Service has released the 2015 cost of living adjustments affecting dollar limits on benefits and contributions under qualified retirement plans....more

IRS Announces 2015 Cost-of-Living Increases to Benefit Plan Limits

by FordHarrison on

On October 23, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service announced cost of living adjustments affecting the limitations applicable to pension and other retirement plans, in IR 2014-99. Some of the limitations remain unchanged...more

2015 COLAs for Employee Benefit Plans

by Varnum LLP on

The Internal Revenue Service has announced the 2015 cost of living adjustments to various limits on employee benefit plans. The adjusted amounts generally apply for plan years beginning in 2015. Some of the adjusted amounts,...more

Many Employee Retirement Plan Dollar Limits Adjusted For 2014

The Internal Revenue Code provides for various dollar limitations on benefits, contributions, and compensation for tax-qualified employee benefit plans. Recently, the Internal Revenue Service announced cost of living...more

2014 Benefits Limitations

by Hodgson Russ LLP on

The IRS announced cost-of-living adjustments to various dollar limitations that will apply to benefit plans for 2014....more

IRS and SSA Announce Dollar Limits and Thresholds for 2014

by Goodwin on

The Internal Revenue Service and Social Security Administration have announced cost-of-living adjustments to the dollar limits on contributions made to, and benefits under, tax-favored retirement and benefits plans, and other...more

IRS Announces COLA Increases for Dollar Limitations on Benefits and Contributions

On October 31, 2013 the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced the cost-of-living adjustments impacting tax-qualified pension plans for 2014. Increases were not made to the individual limits on deferrals and catch-up...more

IRS Announces 2014 Benefit Plan Limits

The Internal Revenue Service has released the 2014 cost of living adjustments affecting dollar limits on benefits and contributions under qualified retirement plans. The following chart summarizes 2014 retirement plan limits...more

Year 2014 IRS Dollar Limits

by Perkins Coie on

The IRS announced the Year 2014 cost-of-living adjustments for various provisions affecting employee benefit plans. The following table shows certain Year 2014 limits and those from prior years. ...more

2014 COLAs For Employee Benefit Plans

by Varnum LLP on

The Internal Revenue Service has announced the 2014 cost of living adjustments to various limits on employee benefit plans. The adjusted amounts generally apply for plan years beginning in 2014. ...more

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