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Plan Limits

Projected Retirement Plan Limits for the Tax Year 2018 

401k Plan Limits for Year2018201720162015201420132012 
401k Elective Deferrals $18,500 $18,000 $18,000 $18,000 $17,500 $17,500 $17,000  
Annual Defined Contribution Limit $55,000 $54,000 $53,000 $53,000 $52,000 $51,000 $50,000  
Annual Compensation Limit $275,000 $270,000 $265,000 $265,000 $260,000 $255,000 $250,000  
Catch-Up Contribution Limit $6,000 $6,000 $6,000 $6,000 $5,500 $5,500 $5,500  
Highly Compensated Employees $120,000 $120,000 $120,000 $120,000 $115,000 $115,000 $115,000  
Non-401k Related Limits2018201720162015201420132012 
403(b)/457 Elective Deferrals $18,500 $18,000 $18,000 $18,000 $17,500 $17,500 $17,000  
SIMPLE Employee Deferrals $12,500 $12,500 $12,500 $12,500 $12,000 $12,000 $11,500  
SIMPLE Catch-Up Deferral $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 $2,500 $2,500 $2,500  
SEP Minimum Compensation $600 $600 $600 $600 $550 $550 $550  
SEP Annual Compensation Limit $275,000 $270,000 $265,000 $265,000 $260,000 $255,000 $250,000  
Social Security Wage Base $128,400 $127,200 $118,500 $118,500 $117,000 $113,700 $110,100  

 

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