Archive for the ‘Solo 401K Rules’ Category

Can You Adopt a Separate Individual 401(k) for Another Business

November 15th, 2017

One must first determine whether adopting the additional Solo 401(k) would violate the CONTROLLED GROUP RULES set up by the IRS and Department of Labor. The Controlled Group Rules were created essentially to protect employees from a business owner or executive establishing a separate 401(k) plan for another business and thereby not offering those employees […]

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Adopting a Solo 401(k) Plan with IRA Financial Group

October 12th, 2017

IRA Financial Group will help you set-up your Solo 401(k) plan quickly, professionally, and economically. The IRA Financial Group’s on-site tax and ERISA professionals will personally customize your Solo 401(k) Plan to fit the needs of your business as well as satisfy your retirement and tax planning goals. Once you have decided to establish a […]

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Who Can Benefit from an Individual 401(k) Plan?

October 9th, 2017

The Individual 401(k), also known as a  Solo 401(k) plan, is unique and so popular because it is designed explicitly for small, owner only business. It’s a tax efficient and cost effective plan that offers all the benefits of a Self Directed IRA plan, and includes additional benefits, such as high contribution limits (up to […]

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Is a Solo 401k Plan Subject to UDFI?

September 22nd, 2017

Unlike a Self Directed IRA LLC, when a Solo 401K Plan uses nonrecourse leverage to purchase real estate that is leveraged, it is exempt from paying any Unrelated Business Taxable Income (UBTI) tax on the income or gain generated. When an IRA buys real estate that is leveraged with mortgage financing, it creates Unrelated Debt […]

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Lending Funds to a Related Corporation is a Solo 401(k) Prohibited Transaction

August 9th, 2017

Zacky v. Commissioner, TC Memo 2004-130 The Zacky case involved three separate loans all of which were prohibited transactions under Section 4975(c)(1)(B), (D) and (E). The taxpayer, Mr. Zacky, was the president and sole owner of Aspects Inc. (“Aspects”), a corporation that maintained a qualified profit sharing plan. Mr. Zacky was one of many participants […]

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What is Required to Open a Solo 401k Plan?

July 26th, 2017

IRA Financial Group will help you set-up your Solo 401(k) plan quickly, professionally, and economically. The IRA Financial Group is attorney-owned and operated and its on-site tax and ERISA professionals will personally customize your Solo 401(k) Plan to fit the needs of your business as well as satisfy your retirement and tax planning goals. Once […]

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What Are My Options If My 401(k) Assets I want To Rollover to an IRA or Solo 401(k) Was Subject to 20% Withholding Tax?

July 20th, 2017

Generally, under most Solo 401(k) Plans, distributions cannot be made until one of the following occurs: You die, become disabled, or otherwise have a severance from employment. The plan terminates and no successor defined contribution plan is established or maintained by the employer. You reach age 59½ or incur a financial hardship. The Solo 401(k) […]

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Required Distribution Rules for a Solo 401k

July 18th, 2017

Once you reach the age of 70 ½, you must start to better understand the required minimum distributions (RMDs) rules. That’s because, upon reaching this age, the IRS requires you to withdraw at least a minimum amount each year from all your Solo 401(k)s, IRAs and other retirement plans—except Roth IRAs—and pay ordinary income taxes […]

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