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    PBGC will be mailing Forms 1099-R to benefit recipients by January 31, 2018.

  • PBGC 2017 Annual Report -  group of people

    Multiemployer Program Deficit Widens to $65.1B; Single-Employer Program Continues to Improve, Deficit Narrows to $10.9B

  • Person writing on a pad of paper

    Across the country, there are more than 38,000 people who haven't claimed pension benefits they are owed. Those unclaimed pensions equal a total of over $300 million dollars, with individual benefits ranging from twelve cents to almost a million dollars

For Workers &
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January 19, 2018

In the event of a federal government shutdown, PBGC will remain open for business and benefit payments will continue to be made on time.

December 21, 2017

Looking ahead to tax season, we would like to share important information about PBGC benefits and taxes. If you’re currently receiving payments from PBGC, the below information will help you be prepared when it’s time to file your taxes.

Press release
December 21, 2017

WASHINGTON –  The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation is expanding its Missing Participants Program to terminated 401(k) and other plans in an effort to connect more people to their retirement savings.