2012 retirement contribution limits increase to $17,000

Faculty and staff have the opportunity to contribute toward their retirement savings on a pre-tax basis through payroll deduction. Calendar year 2012 limits on retirement contributions have been announced by the IRS, with amounts increasing for the first time since 2009: Participants can contribute up to $17,000. Participants age 50 or older in 2012 can contribute up to an additional $5,500.

Contact Benefits Administration at 368.6781 or benefits@case.edu with questions.