403(b) Plan Participants
Thank you for reaching out to Blossom Philadelphia regarding your 403(b) retirement plan. The majority of distributions and rollovers were completed in 2018. We are diligently working with our Third Party Administrator (TPA) One-America to manage the remaining participant requests.
If you need forms or have questions about your rollover or distribution, please reach out to us at info@BlossomPhila.org and we will work with the TPA to resolve your questions or issues. If you have not yet submitted your paperwork to initiate your lump sum distribution or rollover, please mail your completed forms to Blossom Philadelphia, c/o Beane Associates, 22 The Commons, 3518 Silverside Road, Wilmington DE 19810-4907.
Pension Plan Participants
Thank you for reaching out to Blossom Philadelphia regarding your Pension Plan. To assist retirement plan participants and to support Blossom’s Board of Directors in distributing Plan assets properly, please refer to the following FAQ’s:
- I recently submitted my lump sum distribution or rollover request - when will my transaction be processed?
We continue to process lump sum distribution and rollover requests on a regular basis. Please allow at least 30 days from the time you submitted your request until the time you receive your check.
- Can I find out how much will be distributed to me or rolled over?
We cannot give you an exact number as final calculations are in process. If you wish to know approximately how much will be distributed or rolled over, we can provide you with an estimate. Please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to request an estimate.
- How can I reach someone at Blossom Philadelphia?
For at least June 2019, Blossom’s Human Resources office will continue to be staffed to address your concerns and answer your questions. For assistance, please contact us via email at email@example.com and we will respond back to you.
- I have a question about filling out my forms. Who should I ask?
Please contact us via email at Info@BlossomPhila.org and we will answer your question or set up a time to call you directly to address your question.
- I’ve lost my forms – where can I get new forms?
Please contact us via email at Info@BlossomPhila.org and we will send new forms to you. Completed forms should be mailed to Blossom Philadelphia, 100 E. Mermaid Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19118.
W-2’s – All 2018 W-2’s will be mailed out by Blossom’s subcontractor, Proxus, prior to January 31, 2019. If you need a copy your W-2, please contact us at info@BlossomPhila.org.
All 2019 W-2’s will be mailed out by Blossom’s subcontractor, Proxus, late in 2019 or early in 2020. If you change your address during 2019 please provide your new mailing address to info@BlossomPhila.org so that Proxus can be alerted.
403(b) and Pension Distributions and Rollovers – as you may be aware, Blossom Philadelphia has tax reporting responsibilities associated with 2019 distributions, both for the 403(b) and the Pension Plan, which are reported on Form 1099-R, Distributions from Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or Profit-Sharing Plans, IRA’s, etc. Blossom’s deadline for filing forms 1099-R is February 28, 2020. If you do not receive your 1099-R by February 9, 2020, please email us at info@BlossomPhila.org.
If your distribution or rollover was completed in 2019, you will receive a 2019 1099-R later in the year or in early 2020.