IRS Issues Further Guidance Addressing
Special Coronavirus-Related Distribution Rules
If you are younger than 59 ½ you may request a Coronavirus distribution from your profit-sharing subaccount only. We apologize for the confusion, frustration, or inconvenience this may have caused.
Coronavirus-Related Distribution Deadline
All applications for coronavirus related distributions must be submitted as soon as possible so they can be processed and distributions can be made to eligible participants by the Dec 30, 2020 IRS deadline.
The Fund Office cannot guarantee that applications received after Dec 10, 2020 can be processed for a distribution by Dec 30, 2020. Please take into account that applications must be complete and all required documents must be included with the application and received at the Fund Office no later than Dec 10, 2020 in order to be processed by the Dec 30, 2020 deadline.
Important Plan Changes due to COVID-19
New Temporary Coronavirus Distributions
available April 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020
Participants who are diagnosed with Coronavirus or are experiencing adverse financial consequences due to Coronavirus may be able to take a distribution of up to $25,000 from the balance in their Individual Account.
Welcome to the Bay Area Painters & Tapers Trust Fund Website
The Pension Plan was established to provide eligible participants with a monthly benefit during retirement to help supplement Social Security, your personal savings and annuity benefits.
The Annuity Plan provides supplemental income for participating members. Each plan is an individual account to which employers make contributions for each hour that a participant works.
Within this website you have access to plan information, plan documents, forms and notices, frequently asked questions, useful links and other resources. You can securely login to the participant portal where you have access to your personal benefit information, in real-time.
To access the participant portal you must complete a one-time registration process. To get started, click on Create New User Account.
Important Tax Information for Pension Benefit Recipients
2019 1099-R Tax Forms have been mailed and are available online. To log into your account, click the image below.
Securely Change Your Address Online
Moving to a new residence? Update your mailing address online. When you use this service, the system updates your records in real-time.
To access the change of address form, login to the participant portal and select E-FORMS from your dashboard menu.