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2019 IRS Retirement Benefit Plan Limitations

Matt Flanary Flanary with client 4 - Buelow Vetter Buikema Olson & Vliet

Earlier this week, the Internal Revenue Service issued the various retirement benefit plan limitations for 2019.  There are changes to some of the most important numbers from 2018:

  • Elective Deferral Limit $19,000
  • Catch-Up Contributions $6,000
  • 415 (Total) Plan Limit $56,000
  • Compensation Limit     $280,000

The attached chart shows the historical limits from 2015 through 2019, and a reference to the IRS sources.

For more information regarding these updates, please contact Matthew J. Flanary at
(262) 364-0253 or at mflanary@buelowvetter.com.


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