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Small Business Retirement Plan Resources

Choose a Plan

Webcast – Easy Low Cost Retirement Plans for Your Small Business
How to start and operate a low-maintenance retirement plan.

Benefits to Starting a Retirement Plan
Why the right retirement plan is your best bet for retirement security.

Now is the Time to Start a Retirement Plan
Colorful illustration of the top 5 benefits to starting a plan.

Help with Choosing a Retirement Plan
Resources to help you compare retirement plan options

Tips for Employers Using Pre-Approved Plans
Questions to ask your service provider about your adoption and service agreements.

Operate and Maintain a Plan

File a Return or Report
Form 5500 annual reports, participant notices and more

Plan Sponsor's Responsibilities
Tips for keeping your retirement plan running smoothly.

Keep Your Retirement Plan Tuned Up
Colorful illustration of the top 5 steps to maintaining your plan.

Types of Plans
Operate and maintain a SIMPLE IRA , SEP, 401(k) or other plan.

Retirement Plans Check-Up
Three-step approach designed to help business owners properly operate their retirement plans.

Frequently Asked Questions
FAQs based on plan type, rollovers, plan operations and design and correcting plan errors.

Correct Plan Errors

Fix-It Guides
Find and fix errors for SEP, SIMPLE IRA, SARSEP and 401(k) plans.

Correcting Plan Errors
Resources for using IRS correction programs to correct plan errors.

Additional Resources

Retirement News for Employers
Online newsletter providing retirement plan information for plan sponsors.

Articles for Employees - Retirement Savings Tips for Individuals
Plain language information on retirement savings to share with your employees.

IRS Forms and Publications on Retirement Plans
Brochures, checklists, official forms and publications.

Videos
Navigating IRS resources, setting up a plan and fixing mistakes.

IRS Tax Forum Presentations
Retirement plan choices and rules for SEP, SIMPLE IRA and 401(k) plans.

Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center
Tax forms, publications and other information for business owners and tax professionals.

Contact Employee Plans
Contact us for answers to technical and procedural retirement plan questions or to give feedback about our website.

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Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 12-Mar-2014