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Option C Fair Market Value Adjustment Not Required for Cash Distributions in August 2022

Option C is designed for steady long-term earnings to be fully applied to a Monthly Income Benefit ("annuity"). Other forms of cash distribution may incur a market value adjustment when the investment portfolio value is less than annuitizable accrued value.
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Option C Fair Market Value Adjustment Is in Effect for Cash Distributions in July 2022

Option C is designed for steady long-term earnings to be fully applied to a Monthly Income Benefit ("annuity"). Other forms of cash distribution may incur a market value adjustment when the investment portfolio value is less than annuitizable accrued value.
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Summer 2022 "News & Notes" Newsletter

Summer 2022 Issue of "News & Notes": Morally Responsible Investing | Payroll Service Phase Out | Increasing Employee Contributions
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Alert Regarding State-Run Retirement Programs

A number of states have implemented, or are adding, requirements for employers to offer retirement plans. FCMM has reviewed and summarized the current status of these programs and highlighted follow-up research or actions churches may need to take.
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Benefit Plan to Add New Features for 2023

Two new optional coverages: Short Term Disability (up to 90 days) AND Term Life Insurance equal to annual salary
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Payroll Service to be Phased Out in 2022

FCMM Payroll Service ends its run as other providers have stepped up to better serve the unique needs of churches.
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Roll-out of Funds from Retirement Plan: Factors to Consider

As with most current Retirement Plans, FCMM allows both roll-out of funds to other retirement fund accounts and roll-in of funds within IRS rules.
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Retirement Plan - Rate and Fees for 2022

FCMM's Option C Lifetime Fund is unique in offering long-term strategy for steady returns and "do it for me" simplicity.
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Expect 1099R via mail in February

The retirement distribution tax form, 1099R, will be mailed at the end of January.
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Tax Booklets Available for Download (2022)

Two 2022 booklets for clergy and church financial and tax matters are available for download.
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ALERT for Retirement Plan Members: Notification Sent in Error

A letter received recently by many FCMM members was sent in error by a vendor of FCMM. Please disregard.
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2021 Distributions Request Deadline is December 13

To request a qualified withdrawal, contact FCMM to obtain the form and then submit it timely.

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