Roth 401(k)

Offer your employees another way to save by adding a Roth option to your company’s 401(k).

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What is a Roth 401(k)?

A Roth option for your 401(k) plan allows you and your employees to contribute after-tax earnings toward retirement–and face no additional taxes on those savings or any investment earnings when the money is withdrawn during retirement.

  • How it works

    A Roth 401(k) allows participants to contribute to different types of accounts with different tax benefits; a tax-deferred 401(k) and an after-tax Roth account.

  • Why offer a Roth 401(k)

    Enabling participants to contribute to tax-deferred and after-tax accounts can reduce overall taxes paid over the life of the investment and increase retirement savings.

  • How Fisher Can Help

    Fisher is one of America's top advisory firms with deep experience helping business owners and plan participants utilize a Roth 401(k) to reap the benefits of tax diversification.


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Answers to frequently asked Roth 401(k) Questions

Watch this video to get answers from a Fisher 401(k) Specialist to frequently asked Roth 401(k) questions.


Roth 401(k) Benefits

  • Adding a Roth feature enables tax diversification of savings which can reduce overall taxes paid over the life of the investment.
  • A Roth 401(k) is often the only tax-advantaged way for high earning plan participants to save for tax-free retirement income.
  • Roth 401(k) accounts have higher maximum contributions limits than Roth IRAs—$20,500 versus $6,000 for workers under age 50.
  • If permitted by the plan, participants can withdraw Roth 401(k) contributions before retirement tax and penalty-free. It's not a loan either, so no money needs to be paid back.

Tax Diversification Case Study

See how to leverage a Roth 401(k) to reduce reduce taxes and increase retirement savings.


Roth 401(k) Guide

How plan participants can use a Roth 401(k) to create tax diversification


Why Work with Fisher

Fisher redefines what it means to be a partner in retirement by providing superior guidance, unparalleled service and simple and easy program administration.

  • Your Interests First

    Incentive structures that are aligned with your success. No revenue sharing, no kick-backs or commissions. When you do better, we do better.

  • DIFY (Do It For You) Approach

    Our servicing solutions focus on doing everything we can for you. From acting as a single point of contact for your plan to selecting your investments, we provide services that many other advisers can’t or won’t provide.

  • Superior Financial Guidance

    As one of America's top financial advisors, we work with you to build the optimal program and provide ongoing one-on-one financial guidance to maximize wealth generation.

  • Small Business Expertise

    We specialize in small business retirement plans. As a result, we act as your advocate and have the knowledge, resources and clout to champion your needs.


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