Employee Plan (SEP)
SEP IRA stands for Simplified Employee
Pension IRA. It’s a tax-deferred retirement plan for
small business owners, where the employer makes deductible
contributions to their own IRA as well as deductible
contributions to IRAs for eligible employees.
Key Benefits of a Simplified
Minimal paperwork and
Employers can change
their annual contributions.
Deductible employer contributions
are made directly to employees’ IRAs.
All contributions must
be 100% immediately vested.
Who Can Establish:
- Self-employed Persons
- Non-profit Groups
Who contributes: employer
Up to 25% of an employee’s
eligible compensation or $49,000, whichever
Employees who earn $245,000 or more are not eligible.
Simplified Employee Plan (SEP)
Smaller employers that
would like a plan that is easy to communicate
and inexpensive to operate.
Smaller Employers that
want to be solely responsible in funding
the employee retirement plan thereby getting
a larger business tax deduction.
Employers that may not
be able to afford the costs of maintaining
a Profit Sharing or 401(k).
Employers who are looking
for the maximum eligibility requirements
to be able to exclude certain employees.
Contact a LPL Investment
Consultant to go over your options for retirement.
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