Tag Archives: CARES Act

Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA), 2021 Does Not Extend COVID-19 Solo 401k Distributions or Solo 401k Participant Loan Payments

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (CAA) bill was passed on December 21, 2020 and signed into law by the President on December 27, 2020.  While the bill provides limited additional coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic relief and some disaster relief, the bill did not extend the December 30, 2020 deadline to take the $100,000 maximum distribution from […]

Deep Dive – CARES Act Distributions: Payback, Taxes & Reporting

Please listen to an in-depth discussion of the rules applicable to distributions under the CARES Act including: How to take a distribution Spreading Taxes over 3 years Tax Reporting Payback Rules & Examples CARES Act Distributions (CRD) –Basics Qualify: Individual or his/her household member is impacted medically or financially by COVID-19 in one of the […]

IRS Publishes Reminder of Fast Approaching August 31, 2020 Deadline to Rollover or Repay RMD from IRAs and Solo 401k Plans

On August 24 the IRS issued a reminder to IRA owners and employer plan  (e.g., solo 401k plan and full-time employer 401k plans) owners and beneficiaries of the fast approaching  August 31, 2020 deadline to rollover or repay Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) received in 2020 to avoid paying taxes. This RMD relief was provided as […]

On July 29, 2020 the IRS issued a reminder that the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act can help eligible taxpayers access funds from retirement plans and IRAs

The IRS issued a reminder on July 29, 2020 that retirement account (e.g., solo 401k plans) and IRA account holders affected by COVID-19 may be able to access their retirement funds under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, provided they meet one of COVID-19 requirements (see below). The Deadline As the law […]

Latest IRS Reminder on No RMD Requirement in 2020

On July 17, 2020 the IRS released a reminder relating to not being required to take required minimum distributions (RMDs) in 2020 from IRAs and retirement plans such as 401k plans including solo 401k plans for the self-employed.   The waiver of the 2020 RMD from IRAs and solo 401k plans, for example, result from the […]