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Does anyone know if the interest you pay on a 401k loan counts towards your annual contribution limit? I can't seem to find any information online about this.

It does not - I can't reference anything in the law or tax codes on this but I can state that twice in the past I have had loans AND maxed my contributions to my 401K and no one had a problem with it.

If returns are low (like now) and you are looking to increase the money stashed in your 401K, this may be a "cheat" you can exploit.
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