MMQH: IRS Announces 2020 Cost-of-Living Adjustments


Monday Morning Quick Hits:

On November 6, 2019, the IRS released Notice 2019-59, announcing cost-of-living adjustments that affect contribution limits for retirement plans in 2020. Some notable changes include that the elective deferral limit for 401(k) and 403(b) plans is increasing from $19,000 to $19,500 and that the defined contribution limit is increasing from $56,000 to $57,000.

Some associated tax breaks and other items have changed from 2019; please Click Here for further details.

If you are a participant in a workplace retirement plan and are maxing out your contributions every year, make sure to remember to adjust your contributions after the New Year to reflect the new allowable limits.

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