Category: Divorce QDROs

Do I need a QDRO to divide an IRA?

Do I need a QDRO to divide an IRA? IRA division covers any individual provided IRA (Traditional, Rollover, or Roth) and any employer provided IRA (SEP, SARSEP, or Simple). A non-taxable IRA to IRA transfer in divorce is governed by IRC ยงยง 408(d)(6). An IRA division can be handled in the divorce judgment or in […]

Separate Interest and Shared Interest QDROs

Separate Interest and Shared Interest QDROs Do you know the difference between a separate interest and a shared interest QDRO? Understanding the difference may affect how you discuss support with your clients. Private defined benefit pension plans being divided in a dissolution proceeding will be divided with either a separate interest QDRO or shared interest […]