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Defined Benefit Plan

A defined benefit retirement plan provides a benefit based on a fixed formula.

Choose a Defined Benefit Plan
Learn the basics of defined benefit plans

Hybrid plans

Cash balance plans

Pension equity plans (PEP)

Funding

Funding-based benefit restrictions

Zone certification for multiemployer plans

Pre-approved plans

Frozen plans

Additional resources

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 10-Mar-2016