SEP IRA

A Simplified Employee Pension (SEP) IRA plan allows your employer to make contributions to a SEP IRA on your behalf for retirement.

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Benefits

  • Tax-deferred retirement savings
  • The money is always yours, even if you change jobs
  • Your employer contributes, but you choose the investments
  • Wide range of no-load mutual funds available
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Contributions & Fees

How Much Can I Contribute?

Employee contributions are not allowed, however, you may be able to contribute to a Traditional or Roth IRA

Custodial Fees

Waived if you have $10,000 or more in investments; $15.00 annual custodial fee per fund if you have less than $10,000

One-on-one guidance at 1-800-345-3533 or online 24/7Education & Tools

Enroll in Your SEP IRA Plan

Follow these easy steps to start saving in your plan. Call 1-800-345-3533 if you need help.

Step 1: Review the Disclosure Statement and Custodial Agreement .

Step 2: Complete the SEP IRA Account Application online in less than 15 minutes.

Step 3: Tell your employer you have completed the application so they can start contributing on your behalf.

Manage Your Retirement Investments Easier

Having all of your retirement savings in one place can make it easier to track your progress toward your goal. Consider consolidating your investments with us. Complete the Request to Transfer  form to get started.

Have questions or need help?

Call us to speak to a Business & Retirement Specialist.

1-800-345-3533

IRS Circular 230 Disclosure: American Century Companies, Inc. and its affiliates do not provide tax advice. Accordingly, any discussion of U.S. tax matters contained herein (including any attachments) is not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, in connection with the promotion, marketing or recommendation by anyone unaffiliated with American Century Companies, Inc. of any of the matters addressed herein or for the purpose of avoiding U.S. tax-related penalties.

This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended as tax advice. Please consult your tax advisor for more detailed information or for advice regarding your individual situation.

This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended as a personalized recommendation or fiduciary advice. There are different options available for your retirement plan investments. You should consider all options before making a decision. Our representatives can help you evaluate all of your distribution options.

Diversification does not assure a profit nor does it protect against loss of principal.

IRA investment earnings are not taxed. Depending on the type of IRA and certain other factors, these earnings, as well as the original contributions, may be taxed at your ordinary income tax rate upon withdrawal. A 10% penalty may be imposed for early withdrawal before age 59½.

Please consult your tax advisor for more detailed information regarding the Roth IRA or for advice regarding your individual situation.

Taxes are deferred until withdrawal if the requirements are met. A 10% penalty may be imposed for withdrawal prior to reaching age 59½.