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2022 Contribution Limits Update

November 16, 2021

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2022 Contribution Limits


Preparing for retirement just got a little more financial wiggle room. Just recently the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced new contribution limits for 2022.

Staying put for 2022 are traditional Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs), with the limit remaining at $6,000. The catch-up contribution for traditional IRAs remains $1,000 as well.

For workplace retirement accounts (i.e. 401(k), 403(b), amongst others), the contribution limit rises $1,000 to $20,500. Catch-up contributions remain at $6,500.

Eligibility for Roth IRA contributions has increased, as well. These have bumped up to $129,000 to $144,000 for single filers and heads of households, and $204,000 to $214,000 for those filing jointly as married couples.

Another increase was for SIMPLE IRA Plans (SIMPLE is an acronym for Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees), which increases from $13,500 to $14,000.

If these increases apply to your retirement strategy, a financial professional may be able to help make some adjustments to your contributions.
To schedule a call with a GLW advisor to discuss your IRA contribution, please call our office at (248) 378-1200. If you're not yet a client, but are interested in becoming one, please give us a call or email