401(k) contribution limit increases to $19,000 for 019; IRA limit increases to $6,000

IR01811, November 1, 018

IR01811, November 1, 018

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revue Service today announced cost of living adjustmts affecting dollar limitations for psion plans and other retiremtrelated items for tax year 019.  The IRS today issued technical guidance detailing these items in Notice 2018-83.

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revue Service today announced cost of living adjustmts affecting dollar limitations for psion plans and other retiremtrelated items for tax year 019.  The IRS today issued technical guidance detailing these items in Notice 2018-83.

The contribution limit for employees who participate in 401(k), 403(b), most 457 plans, and the federal governmt’s Thrift Savings Plan is increased from $18,500 to $19,000.

The contribution limit for employees who participate in 401(k), 403(b), most 457 plans, and the federal governmt’s Thrift Savings Plan is increased from $18,500 to $19,000.

The limit on annual contributions to an IRA, which last increased in 013, is increased from $5,500 to $6,000. The catchup contribution limit for individuals aged 50 and over is not subject to an annual costofliving adjustmt and remains $1,000.

The limit on annual contributions to an IRA, which last increased in 013, is increased from $5,500 to $6,000. The catchup contribution limit for individuals aged 50 and over is not subject to an annual costofliving adjustmt and remains $1,000.

The income ranges for determining eligibility to make deductible contributions to traditional Individual Retiremt Arrangemts (IRAs), to contribute to Roth IRAs and to claim the saver’s credit all increased for 019.

The income ranges for determining eligibility to make deductible contributions to traditional Individual Retiremt Arrangemts (IRAs), to contribute to Roth IRAs and to claim the saver’s credit all increased for 019.

Taxpayers can deduct contributions to a traditional IRA if they meet certain conditions. If during the year either the taxpayer or their spouse was covered by a retiremt plan at work, the deduction may be reduced, or phased out, until it is eliminated, depding on filing status and income. (If neither the taxpayer nor their spouse is covered by a retiremt plan at work, the phaseouts of the deduction do not apply.) Here are the phaseout ranges for 019:

Taxpayers can deduct contributions to a traditional IRA if they meet certain conditions. If during the year either the taxpayer or their spouse was covered by a retiremt plan at work, the deduction may be reduced, or phased out, until it is eliminated, depding on filing status and income. (If neither the taxpayer nor their spouse is covered by a retiremt plan at work, the phaseouts of the deduction do not apply.) Here are the phaseout ranges for 019:

The income phaseout range for taxpayers mng contributions to a Roth IRA is $1,000 to $137,000 for singles and heads of household, up from $10,000 to $135,000. For married couples filing jointly, the income phaseout range is $193,000 to $03,000, up from $189,000 to $199,000. The phaseout range for a married individual filing a separate return who makes contributions to a Roth IRA is not subject to an annual costofliving adjustmt and remains $0 to $10,000.

The income phaseout range for taxpayers mng contributions to a Roth IRA is $1,000 to $137,000 for singles and heads of household, up from $10,000 to $135,000. For married couples filing jointly, the income phaseout range is $193,000 to $03,000, up from $189,000 to $199,000. The phaseout range for a married individual filing a separate return who makes contributions to a Roth IRA is not subject to an annual costofliving adjustmt and remains $0 to $10,000.

The income limit for the Saver’s Credit (also known as the Retiremt Savings Contributions Credit) for low and moderateincome workers is $64,000 for married couples filing jointly, up from $63,000; $48,000 for heads of household, up from $47,50; and $3,000 for singles and married individuals filing separately, up from $31,500.

The income limit for the Saver’s Credit (also known as the Retiremt Savings Contributions Credit) for low and moderateincome workers is $64,000 for married couples filing jointly, up from $63,000; $48,000 for heads of household, up from $47,50; and $3,000 for singles and married individuals filing separately, up from $31,500.

The catchup contribution limit for employees aged 50 and over who participate in 401(k), 403(b), most 457 plans and the federal governmt’s Thrift Savings Plan remains unchanged at $6,000.

The catchup contribution limit for employees aged 50 and over who participate in 401(k), 403(b), most 457 plans and the federal governmt’s Thrift Savings Plan remains unchanged at $6,000.

Section 415 of the Internal Revue Code (Code) provides for dollar limitations on befits and contributions under qualified retiremt plans. Section 415(d) requires that the Secretary of the Treasury annually adjust these limits for cost of living increases. Other limitations applicable to deferred compsation plans are also affected by these adjustmts under Section 415. Under Section 415(d), the adjustmts are to be made following adjustmt similar to those used to adjust befit amounts under Section 15(i)()(A) of the Social Security Act.

Section 415 of the Internal Revue Code (Code) provides for dollar limitations on befits and contributions under qualified retiremt plans. Section 415(d) requires that the Secretary of the Treasury annually adjust these limits for cost of living increases. Other limitations applicable to deferred compsation plans are also affected by these adjustmts under Section 415. Under Section 415(d), the adjustmts are to be made following adjustmt similar to those used to adjust befit amounts under Section 15(i)()(A) of the Social Security Act.

Effective Jan. 1, 019, the limitation on the annual befit under a defined befit plan under Section 415(b)(1)(A) is increased from $0,000 to $5,000. For a participant who separated from service before Jan. 1, 019, the limitation for defined befit plans under Section 415(b)(1)(B) is comed by multiplying the participant’s compsation limitation, as adjusted through 018, by 1.064.

Effective Jan. 1, 019, the limitation on the annual befit under a defined befit plan under Section 415(b)(1)(A) is increased from $0,000 to $5,000. For a participant who separated from service before Jan. 1, 019, the limitation for defined befit plans under Section 415(b)(1)(B) is comed by multiplying the participant’s compsation limitation, as adjusted through 018, by 1.064.

The limitation for defined contribution plans under Section 415(c)(1)(A) is increased in 019 from $55,000 to $56,000.

The limitation for defined contribution plans under Section 415(c)(1)(A) is increased in 019 from $55,000 to $56,000.

The Code provides that various other dollar amounts are to be adjusted at the same and in the same ner as the dollar limitation of Section 415(b)(1)(A). After tng into account the applicable rounding , the amounts for 019 are as follows:

The Code provides that various other dollar amounts are to be adjusted at the same and in the same ner as the dollar limitation of Section 415(b)(1)(A). After tng into account the applicable rounding , the amounts for 019 are as follows:

The limitation used in the definition of highly compsated employee under Section 414(q)(1)(B) is increased from $10,000 to $15,000.

The limitation used in the definition of highly compsated employee under Section 414(q)(1)(B) is increased from $10,000 to $15,000.

The dollar limitation under Section 414(v)()(B)(i) for catchup contributions to an applicable employer plan other than a plan described in Section 401(k)(11) or Section 408(p) for individuals aged 50 or over remains unchanged at $6,000. The dollar limitation under Section 414(v)()(B)(ii) for catchup contributions to an applicable employer plan described in Section 401(k)(11) or Section 408(p) for individuals aged 50 or over remains unchanged at $3,000.

The dollar limitation under Section 414(v)()(B)(i) for catchup contributions to an applicable employer plan other than a plan described in Section 401(k)(11) or Section 408(p) for individuals aged 50 or over remains unchanged at $6,000. The dollar limitation under Section 414(v)()(B)(ii) for catchup contributions to an applicable employer plan described in Section 401(k)(11) or Section 408(p) for individuals aged 50 or over remains unchanged at $3,000.

The annual compsation limitation under Section 401(a)(17) for eligible participants in certain governmtal plans that, under the plan as in effect on July 1, 1993, allowed cost of living adjustmts to the compsation limitation under the plan under Section 401(a)(17) to be tak into account, is increased from $405,000 to $415,000.

The annual compsation limitation under Section 401(a)(17) for eligible participants in certain governmtal plans that, under the plan as in effect on July 1, 1993, allowed cost of living adjustmts to the compsation limitation under the plan under Section 401(a)(17) to be tak into account, is increased from $405,000 to $415,000.

The compsation amount under Section 408(k)()(C) regarding simplified employee psions (SEPs) remains unchanged at $600.
The limitation under Section 408(p)()(E) regarding SIMPLE retiremt accounts is increased from $1,500 to $13,000.
The limitation on deferrals under Section 457(e)(15) concerning deferred compsation plans of state and local governmts and taxexempt organizations is increased from $18,500 to $19,000.

The compsation amount under Section 408(k)()(C) regarding simplified employee psions (SEPs) remains unchanged at $600.
The limitation under Section 408(p)()(E) regarding SIMPLE retiremt accounts is increased from $1,500 to $13,000.
The limitation on deferrals under Section 457(e)(15) concerning deferred compsation plans of state and local governmts and taxexempt organizations is increased from $18,500 to $19,000.

The limitation under Section 664(g)(7) concerning the qualified gratuitous transfer of qualified employer securities to an employee stock ownership plan remains unchanged at $50,000.

The limitation under Section 664(g)(7) concerning the qualified gratuitous transfer of qualified employer securities to an employee stock ownership plan remains unchanged at $50,000.

The compsation amount under Section 1.61 1(f)(5)(i) of the Income Tax Regulations concerning the definition of “control employee” for fringe befit valuation remains unchanged at $110,000. The compsation amount under Section 1.61 1(f)(5)(iii) is increased from $0,000 to $5,000.

The compsation amount under Section 1.61 1(f)(5)(i) of the Income Tax Regulations concerning the definition of “control employee” for fringe befit valuation remains unchanged at $110,000. The compsation amount under Section 1.61 1(f)(5)(iii) is increased from $0,000 to $5,000.

The dollar limitation on premiums paid with respect to a qualifying longevity annuity contract under Section 1.401(a)(9)6, A17(b)()(i) of the Income Tax Regulations remains unchanged at $130,000.

The dollar limitation on premiums paid with respect to a qualifying longevity annuity contract under Section 1.401(a)(9)6, A17(b)()(i) of the Income Tax Regulations remains unchanged at $130,000.

The Code provides that the $1,000,000,000 threshold used to determine whether a multiemployer plan is a systemically important plan under Section 43(e)(9)(H)(v)(III)(aa) is adjusted using the costofliving adjustmt provided under Section 43(e)(9)(H)(v)(III)(bb). After tng the applicable rounding rule into account, the threshold used to determine whether a multiemployer plan is a systemically important plan under Section 43(e)(9)(H)(v)(III)(aa) is increased for 019 from $1,087,000,000 to $1,097,000,000.

The Code provides that the $1,000,000,000 threshold used to determine whether a multiemployer plan is a systemically important plan under Section 43(e)(9)(H)(v)(III)(aa) is adjusted using the costofliving adjustmt provided under Section 43(e)(9)(H)(v)(III)(bb). After tng the applicable rounding rule into account, the threshold used to determine whether a multiemployer plan is a systemically important plan under Section 43(e)(9)(H)(v)(III)(aa) is increased for 019 from $1,087,000,000 to $1,097,000,000.

The Code also provides that several retiremtrelated amounts are to be adjusted using the costofliving adjustmt under Section 1(f)(3). After tng the applicable rounding into account, the amounts for 019 are as follows:

The Code also provides that several retiremtrelated amounts are to be adjusted using the costofliving adjustmt under Section 1(f)(3). After tng the applicable rounding into account, the amounts for 019 are as follows:

The applicable dollar amount under Section 19(g)(3)(B)(i) for determining the deductible amount of an IRA contribution for taxpayers who are active participants filing a joint return or as a qualifying widow(er) increased from $101,000 to $103,000. The applicable dollar amount under Section 19(g)(3)(B)(ii) for all other taxpayers who are active participants (other than married taxpayers filing separate returns) increased from $63,000 to $64,000. If an individual or the individual’s spouse is an active participant, the applicable dollar amount under Section 19(g)(3)(B)(iii) for a married individual filing a separate return is not subject to an annual costofliving adjustmt and remains $0. The applicable dollar amount under Section 19(g)(7)(A) for a taxpayer who is not an active participant but whose spouse is an active participant is increased from $189,000 to $193,000.

The applicable dollar amount under Section 19(g)(3)(B)(i) for determining the deductible amount of an IRA contribution for taxpayers who are active participants filing a joint return or as a qualifying widow(er) increased from $101,000 to $103,000. The applicable dollar amount under Section 19(g)(3)(B)(ii) for all other taxpayers who are active participants (other than married taxpayers filing separate returns) increased from $63,000 to $64,000. If an individual or the individual’s spouse is an active participant, the applicable dollar amount under Section 19(g)(3)(B)(iii) for a married individual filing a separate return is not subject to an annual costofliving adjustmt and remains $0. The applicable dollar amount under Section 19(g)(7)(A) for a taxpayer who is not an active participant but whose spouse is an active participant is increased from $189,000 to $193,000.

The adjusted gross income limitation under Section 408A(c)(3)(B)(ii)(I) for determining the maximum Roth IRA contribution for married taxpayers filing a joint return or for taxpayers filing as a qualifying widow(er) is increased from $189,000 to $193,000. The adjusted gross income limitation under Section 408A(c)(3)(B)(ii)(II) for all other taxpayers (other than married taxpayers filing separate returns) is increased from $10,000 to $1,000. The applicable dollar amount under Section 408A(c)(3)(B)(ii)(III) for a married individual filing a separate return is not subject to an annual costofliving adjustmt and remains $0.

The adjusted gross income limitation under Section 408A(c)(3)(B)(ii)(I) for determining the maximum Roth IRA contribution for married taxpayers filing a joint return or for taxpayers filing as a qualifying widow(er) is increased from $189,000 to $193,000. The adjusted gross income limitation under Section 408A(c)(3)(B)(ii)(II) for all other taxpayers (other than married taxpayers filing separate returns) is increased from $10,000 to $1,000. The applicable dollar amount under Section 408A(c)(3)(B)(ii)(III) for a married individual filing a separate return is not subject to an annual costofliving adjustmt and remains $0.


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