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What does QDRO stand for?

QDRO stands for Qualified Domestic Relations Order (US IRS)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

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If your husband has an employer-based retirement plan, such as a traditional pension or 401(k), your lawyer must petition for a qualified domestic relations order (QDRO), which tells the pension-plan administrator how to divide the benefits between you and your ex-husband.
Part III covers in-service distribution-related forms, including issues raised by qualified domestic relations orders.
In a sort of thrust-and-parry encounter, each effort by the government to make asset preservation more difficult has been met with new legal end-runs: gifting, irrevocable asset preservations trusts, annuities, Miller Trusts, qualified domestic relations orders, life estates, and so on.
In the coming year, Hewitt plans to expand these services and unveil several technologically enhanced products, including a full suite of reimbursement account capabilities for YSA, such as tuition reimbursement and transportation spending accounts, and a new self-service center for processing Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDRO) and Qualified Medical Child Support Orders (QMCSO).