Use QDROs for Retirement Plans if Divorcing

October 2014
Federal Tax Course Letter;Oct2014, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the use of qualified domestics relations order (QDRO), a qualified defined benefit or defined contribution plan for a non-employee payee including spouse, former spouse or child in the U.S. It states the essential of QDRO for the validity of the court ordered assignment of benefits relative to child support, marital property rights and other dependent. It also emphasizes the required amount or percentage of benefits calculated and to be paid to each alternate employee.


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