Transamerica Retirement Services, a Los Angeles-based retirement services provider that specializes in small to mid-sized companies, has found that smaller companies are moving faster than anticipated to help their employees take advantage of increased retirement plan contribution limits set forth in the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001.

Catherine Collinson, a senior vice president with Transamerica, recently spoke with Mutual Fund Market News' Nancy Opiela about why the new tax law is so important to smaller businesses. An edited account of the conversation follows.

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