With the debut day of the Roth 401(k) inching closer, it would seem that employers would be enthusiastic, but The Toledo Blade reports that few seem interested in offering the new retirement-planning option.

On March 2, the Internal Revenue Service's treasury division decided to expand 401(k) retirement plans by adding a Roth feature. Soon, Roth 401(k) contributions will be under the same rules as Roth IRAs, which means the contributions will be expected to remain in the plan for five years to receive the tax-free advantage.

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