401(k) maximum deferral remains at $17,500 for 2014.

November 1st, 2013 by Joe Kristan

The IRS has announced the inflation adjustments to retirement plans for 2014.  Some highlights:

– Maximum contributions to 401(k) and 403(b) plans stays at $17,500.  Taxpayers who are 50 years old by the end of 2014 will be able to contribute and additional $5,500, for a combined maximum of $23,000.

The maximum 2014 IRA contriubtion remains at $5,500, plus the additional $1,000 “catch-up” for taxpayers who are 50 or older by the end of 2014.

The maximum contribution to defined contribution plans increases from $51,000 to $52,000.

The annual defined benefit plan annual benefit limit increases from $205,000 to $210,000.

More details are available from the IRS news release.

Related: William Perez, Retirement Plan Contribution Limits for 2014