A 401(k) is a tax-advantaged retirement savings tool offered by many employers. Your contributions and earnings are tax-deferred, and many employers also provide matching contributions. Calculate how contributing to your 401(k) plan affects your retirement savings as well as your paycheck below, and click the ‘View Report’ button for your results. This calculator uses the withholding schedules, rules and rates from IRS Publication 15.
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