In IR-2010-108, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced the limits on deferral contributions for 2011 under §401(k), §403(b), and §457(e)(15). These limitations are codified in those sections of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (IRC). Under IRC §415, the Commissioner of the IRS is required to adjust the plan limitations to keep pace with inflation.
2011 Contribution Limits Remains Unchanged
For 2011, the deferral contribution limitation will remain at $16,500. The age 50 and over catch-up contribution will remain at $5,500 for 2011 for individuals who plan to reach age 50 before the end of 2011.
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