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What does HCE stand for?

HCE stands for Highly Compensated Employee

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Highly compensated employees are those employees who were paid more than $105,000 in the past year or own more than a 5 percent interest in the employer.
414(q)(1)(B) limit used in the definition of a highly compensated employee increases from $95,000 to $100,000.
Highly compensated employees (those making $80,000 or more) will reap disproportionate pretax benefits from a plan unless adjustments are made.
DEFINITION OF HIGHLY COMPENSATED EMPLOYEE SIMPLIFIED The definition of "highly compensated employee" has been simplified so that it will be easier for plan administrators to determine which employees must be treated under rules applicable to this category of worker.
THE TWIST The company's plan for highly compensated employees is a mirror of the qualified plan.