What Does the IRS Say About the Solo 401(k) Plan?

June 14th, 2018

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 ( ERISA) ( Pub.L. 93-406, 88  Stat. 829, enacted September 2, 1974) is an American federal statute that establishes minimum standards for pension plans in private industry and provides for extensive rules on the federal income tax effects of transactions associated with employee benefit plans. ERISA contained sweeping changes […]

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Top Ten Reasons to Open a Solo 401(k) Plan

June 8th, 2018

A Solo 401(k) is perfect for sole proprietors, small businesses and independent contractors such as consultants. A Solo 401(k) Plan can be adopted by any business with no employees other than the owner(s). The business can be established as a sole proprietorship, LLC, corporation, or partnership. A Solo 401K plan offers the same advantages as […]

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Are There Benefits to Taking a Solo 401(k) Loan?

May 24th, 2018

As a result of the most recent economic meltdown, banks and other financial institutions have severely limited their lending capacity to self-employed business owners, thus, causing grave financial pressure on self-employed business owners. The Solo 401(k) Plan is a perfect structure for any self employed business owner seeking immediate funds for their business. Solo 401(k) […]

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Here’s What You Need to Know About Contributing to a Solo 401(k) in 2018

May 21st, 2018

Under the 2018 Solo 401(k) contribution rules, a plan participant under the age of 50 can make a maximum annual employee deferral contribution in the amount of $18,500. That amount can be made in pre-tax, after-tax or Roth. On the profit sharing side, the business can make a 25% (20% in the case of a […]

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IRA Financial Group Podcast Episode 130: What Amazon Third-Party Sellers Need To Know About Delivering Retirement Results

May 11th, 2018

IRA Financial Group’s Adam Bergman discusses what Amazon third-party sellers need to know about delivering retirement results, based on a report that came out in the Wall Street Journal about the amount of small businesses that sell products on the Amazon site. Click Here to Listen  

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This Is How a Solo 401(k) Loan Works

May 8th, 2018

Under a Solo 401(k) Plan, a plan participant may be eligible to obtain a loan from the vested balance of the Solo 401(k) plan balance without triggering a distribution subject to tax or penalty. With IRA Financial Group’s Solo 401(k) plan, the IRA or 401(k) plan funds rolled into the new Solo 401(k) plan, as […]

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What is the Solo 401(k) Solution?

May 3rd, 2018

The Solo 401(k) Plan, also known as the Individual 401(k) or Self-Directed 401(k) Plan, is an IRS approved type of qualified retirement plan which is suited for business owners who do not have any employees, other than themselves and perhaps their spouse. The Solo 401(k) plan is not a new type of plan. It is […]

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What’s the Difference Between a Solo 401(k) and a Regular 401(k)?

April 25th, 2018

Essentially, a Solo 401(k) plan just means a 401(k) plan adopted by an employer or business which has no full-time employees other than he owner(s) or their spouses. A Solo 401(k) plan is much easier and far more cost effective for a business to adopt a Solo 401(k) plan than a 401(k) plan subject to […]

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