401(k) Safe Harbor Plans
A popular version of traditional 401(k) plans, Safe Harbor Plans reduce IRS non-discrimination testing limitations while allowing business owners to maximize contributions to their own 401(k) plans.
|Maximum total plan contribution that the employer may deduct||
25% of total eligible payroll (maximum eligible pay per participant is $275,000) plus the amount of elective deferrals contributed
|Maximum annual allocation to participant’s account||
100% of participant’s total pay or $55,0001, whichever is less
|Maximum annual participant deferral (cannot exceed 100% of pay)||
Up to $18,5002; catch-up contribution of $6,000 if age 50 or older. Annual participant deferral can be before-tax, Roth after-tax or both, depending on plan terms.
|Required employer contribution One of the following:||
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1 The DC annual additions limit is effective for limitation years ending in the calendar year. The dollar limit is increased by the amount of the applicable catch-up contribution.
2 Salary deferrals into other qualified retirement plans count toward the $18,000 personal annual maximum contribution amount.
3 Basic match: 100% of participant contributions up to 3% of pay, plus 50% of participant contributions up to the next 2% of pay.
4 Enhanced match: 100% of participant contributions, but not less than 4% of pay or more than 6%; or A% of participant contributions up to the first B% of pay, plus C% of participant contributions up to the next D% of pay (C% may not be greater than A% and the sum of B% plus D% may not be greater than 6%).
5 Non-elective contribution: 3% of pay for all eligible employees, including those who do not contribute.
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