We, the U.S. Department of Labor and the American Institute of Certified Public
Accountants, have joined together to create this site for you, the business owner.
In today's business environment, many business owners have realized that successful
retirement planning has become a necessity to attract and retain productive employees.
As a result, business owners are searching for new and innovative ways to provide
retirement programs for their employees.
Choosing the right retirement plan for your business should depend on your goals
for establishing a plan, the amount of annual plan contributions you can comfortably
afford and other factors specifically related to your company. A well-designed and
properly managed retirement plan can serve as a critical component of your company's
benefits package, and can help attract and retain qualified employees. As plan participants,
you and your employees will enjoy tax-deferred retirement savings.
This website is designed to provide an overview of retirement plan options, help
you choose the types of plans that might meet your needs and assist you with determining
your next steps toward implementing a plan or modifying an existing plan. The information
provided through this website should not be construed either directly or indirectly
as an endorsement or promotion of any products, services, activities or policies
of any of the cosponsor organizations.
We hope you find this site useful.