Secure a Tax Deduction | Palma Financial Services

[cs_content][cs_element_section _id=”1″ ][cs_element_layout_grid _id=”2″ ][cs_element_layout_cell _id=”3″ ][cs_element_image _id=”4″ ][cs_element_text _id=”5″ ][cs_content_seo]You Can Still Secure a Tax Deduction of up $250,000.00 for 2020! Just set up a Defined Benefit Plan for 2020 before you file your tax return.
Who Should Consider a Defined Benefit Plan?
The ideal candidate for a defined benefit plan is a business owner who is age 40 or older. A plan sponsor with no other employees or only young employees will have the lowest non-owner costs.
The plan sponsor must be aware that the contributions are generally mandatory and that future cash flow will support the plan’s continuation. How a defined benefit plan works
Why is a defined benefit plan such a great retirement strategy? Stated, it allows the participant to contribute a substantial amount into retirement and take a significant tax deduction. Let’s look at a basic example below.
Assume a 54-year-old plumber who earns $500,000 a year. Let’s also assume that the plumber is the only eligible full-time employee. Depending on compensation, the plumber could contribute approximately $250,000 into a defined benefit plan. Assuming a tax rate of at least 40% (federal and state), this is a tax savings of $100,000. Not too bad!!
Final thoughts
Are you considering a defined benefit plan? You are definitely on the right track. Substantial tax savings, high contribution limits, and excellent employee benefits are advantages under a defined benefit plan.
Thanks to the SECURE Act, you now have until you file a tax return to get a plan set up (including tax extensions).
It would help if you ran defined benefit plan illustrations and multiple scenarios to find the best plan to fit the company.
Want us to perform a tax assessment of the pre and post-tax deduction? Let’s talk; you can reply to this email or book an appointment here.
Book a time here, and let’s chat.\n\n[/cs_content_seo][cs_element_layout_row _id=”6″ ][cs_element_layout_column _id=”7″ ][cs_element_button _id=”8″ ][cs_content_seo]Book Your Assessment Today!\n\n[/cs_content_seo][/cs_element_layout_column][/cs_element_layout_row][cs_element_headline _id=”9″ ][cs_content_seo]Miguel A. Palma, CPA, PFS, CGMA\n\n[/cs_content_seo][cs_element_text _id=”10″ ][cs_content_seo]Founder of Palma Financial Services, Inc.
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