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Efile state taxes for free 1. Efile state taxes for free   403(b) Plan Basics Table of Contents What Is a 403(b) Plan? What Are the Benefits of Contributing to a 403(b) Plan?Excluded. Efile state taxes for free Deducted. Efile state taxes for free Who Can Participate in a 403(b) Plan?Ministers. Efile state taxes for free Who Can Set Up a 403(b) Account? How Can Contributions Be Made to My 403(b) Account? Do I Report Contributions on My Tax Return? How Much Can Be Contributed to My 403(b) Account? This chapter introduces you to 403(b) plans and accounts. Efile state taxes for free Specifically, the chapter answers the following questions. Efile state taxes for free What is a 403(b) plan? What are the benefits of contributing to a 403(b) plan? Who can participate in a 403(b) plan? Who can set up a 403(b) account? How can contributions be made to my 403(b) account? Do I report contributions on my tax return? How much can be contributed to my 403(b) account? What Is a 403(b) Plan? A 403(b) plan, also known as a tax-sheltered annuity (TSA) plan, is a retirement plan for certain employees of public schools, employees of certain tax-exempt organizations, and certain ministers. Efile state taxes for free Individual accounts in a 403(b) plan can be any of the following types. Efile state taxes for free An annuity contract, which is a contract provided through an insurance company, A custodial account, which is an account invested in mutual funds, or A retirement income account set up for church employees. Efile state taxes for free Generally, retirement income accounts can invest in either annuities or mutual funds. Efile state taxes for free We use the term “403(b) account” to refer to any one of these funding arrangements throughout this publication, unless otherwise specified. Efile state taxes for free What Are the Benefits of Contributing to a 403(b) Plan?  There are three benefits to contributing to a 403(b) plan. Efile state taxes for free The first benefit is that you do not pay income tax on allowable contributions until you begin making withdrawals from the plan, usually after you retire. Efile state taxes for free Allowable contributions to a 403(b) plan are either excluded or deducted from your income. Efile state taxes for free However, if your contributions are made to a Roth contribution program, this benefit does not apply. Efile state taxes for free Instead, you pay income tax on the contributions to the plan but distributions from the plan (if certain requirements are met) are tax free. Efile state taxes for free Note. Efile state taxes for free Generally, employees must pay social security and Medicare tax on their contributions to a 403(b) plan, including those made under a salary reduction agreement. Efile state taxes for free See chapter 4, Limit on Elective Deferrals , for more information. Efile state taxes for free The second benefit is that earnings and gains on amounts in your 403(b) account are not taxed until you withdraw them. Efile state taxes for free Earnings and gains on amounts in a Roth contribution program are not taxed if your withdrawals are qualified distributions. Efile state taxes for free Otherwise, they are taxed when you withdraw them. Efile state taxes for free The third benefit is that you may be eligible to take a credit for elective deferrals contributed to your 403(b) account. Efile state taxes for free See chapter 10, Retirement Savings Contributions Credit (Saver's Credit) . Efile state taxes for free Excluded. Efile state taxes for free   If an amount is excluded from your income, it is not included in your total wages on your Form W-2. Efile state taxes for free This means that you do not report the excluded amount on your tax return. Efile state taxes for free Deducted. Efile state taxes for free   If an amount is deducted from your income, it is included with your other wages on your Form W-2. Efile state taxes for free You report this amount on your tax return, but you are allowed to subtract it when figuring the amount of income on which you must pay tax. Efile state taxes for free Who Can Participate in a 403(b) Plan? Any eligible employee can participate in a 403(b) plan. Efile state taxes for free Eligible employees. Efile state taxes for free   The following employees are eligible to participate in a 403(b) plan. Efile state taxes for free Employees of tax-exempt organizations established under section 501(c)(3). Efile state taxes for free These organizations are usually referred to as section 501(c)(3) organizations or simply 501(c)(3) organizations. Efile state taxes for free Employees of public school systems who are involved in the day-to-day operations of a school. 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Efile state taxes for free They function as ministers in their day-to-day professional responsibilities with their employers. Efile state taxes for free   Throughout this publication, the term chaplain will be used to mean ministers described in the third category in the list above. Efile state taxes for free Example. Efile state taxes for free A minister employed as a chaplain by a state-run prison and a chaplain in the United States Armed Forces are eligible employees because their employers are not section 501(c)(3) organizations and they are employed as ministers. Efile state taxes for free Who Can Set Up a 403(b) Account? You cannot set up your own 403(b) account. Efile state taxes for free Only employers can set up 403(b) accounts. Efile state taxes for free A self-employed minister cannot set up a 403(b) account for his or her benefit. Efile state taxes for free If you are a self-employed minister, only the organization (denomination) with which you are associated can set up an account for your benefit. Efile state taxes for free How Can Contributions Be Made to My 403(b) Account? Generally, only your employer can make contributions to your 403(b) account. Efile state taxes for free However, some plans will allow you to make after-tax contributions (defined below). Efile state taxes for free The following types of contributions can be made to 403(b) accounts. Efile state taxes for free Elective deferrals . Efile state taxes for free These are contributions made under a salary reduction agreement. Efile state taxes for free This agreement allows your employer to withhold money from your paycheck to be contributed directly into a 403(b) account for your benefit. Efile state taxes for free Except for Roth contributions, you do not pay income tax on these contributions until you withdraw them from the account. Efile state taxes for free If your contributions are Roth contributions, you pay taxes on your contributions but any qualified distributions from your Roth account are tax free. Efile state taxes for free Nonelective contributions . Efile state taxes for free These are employer contributions that are not made under a salary reduction agreement. Efile state taxes for free Nonelective contributions include matching contributions, discretionary contributions, and mandatory contributions from your employer. Efile state taxes for free You do not pay income tax on these contributions until you withdraw them from the account. Efile state taxes for free After-tax contributions . Efile state taxes for free These are contributions (that are not Roth contributions) you make with funds that you must include in income on your tax return. Efile state taxes for free A salary payment on which income tax has been withheld is a source of these contributions. Efile state taxes for free If your plan allows you to make after-tax contributions, they are not excluded from income and you cannot deduct them on your tax return. Efile state taxes for free A combination of any of the three contribution types listed above. Efile state taxes for free Self-employed minister. Efile state taxes for free   If you are a self-employed minister, you are considered both an employee and an employer, and you can contribute to a retirement income account for your own benefit. Efile state taxes for free Do I Report Contributions on My Tax Return? Generally, you do not report contributions to your 403(b) account (except Roth contributions) on your tax return. Efile state taxes for free Your employer will report contributions on your 2013 Form W-2. Efile state taxes for free Elective deferrals will be shown in box 12 and the Retirement plan box will be checked in box 13. Efile state taxes for free If you are a self-employed minister or chaplain, see the discussions next. Efile state taxes for free Self-employed ministers. Efile state taxes for free   If you are a self-employed minister, you must report the total contributions as a deduction on your tax return. Efile state taxes for free Deduct your contributions on line 28 of the 2013 Form 1040. Efile state taxes for free Chaplains. Efile state taxes for free   If you are a chaplain and your employer does not exclude contributions made to your 403(b) account from your earned income, you may be able to take a deduction for those contributions on your tax return. Efile state taxes for free    However, if your employer has agreed to exclude the contributions from your earned income, you will not be allowed a deduction on your tax return. Efile state taxes for free   If you can take a deduction, include your contributions on line 36 of the 2013 Form 1040. 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