2017 Maximum Annual Contribution Limits for 457(b) Plans
The IRS has maintained the annual contribution limit to $18,000 in 2017.
If you're age 50 or older, you can take advantage of Age 50 Catch-Up paycheck contributions. The age 50 Catch-Up limit is $6,000. If you maximize this opportunity, you can contribute up to $24,000 in 2017.
If you are at least within 3 calendars years from reaching normal retirement age as defined by your pension, you may be eligible for Special Catch-Up. You may be eligible to contribute up to an additional $18,000 in 2017, for a total of $36,000 in retirement savings.
Please contact your Hoosier S.T.A.R.T. representative for more details.