Allocation of Plan Assets on Termination(redirected from Allocation of Plan Assets)
Allocation of Plan Assets on Termination
When a company goes out of business or otherwise divests itself of a pension plan, the payment of all assets in the plan to all employees. The allocation may occur in one of two ways. Either the employees receive everything they have personally paid in premiums, plus interest, or they receive a portion of their benefits based upon what they would have been entitled to if the pension stayed active. In the latter option, employees paid more generally receive more than ones paid less.