As the first earnings season under the new tax law continues, the list of publicallyowned companies investing in retirement plans continues togrow.

Last week, Honeywell, Inc. announced in an earnings call that itwould be upping its employer match to the company’s $13.3 billion401(k) plan, but it did not say how much. Executives did say thecompany plans to repatriate $7 billion in cash.

The tax bill passed last December taxes repatriatedcash at 15.5 percent, instead of the 35 percent rate overseasearnings were previously taxed. The overall corporate rate was cutto 21 percent.

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Nick Thornton

Nick Thornton is a financial writer covering retirement and health care issues for BenefitsPRO and ALM Media. He greatly enjoys learning from the vast minds in the legal, academic, advisory and money management communities when covering the retirement space. He's also written on international marketing trends, financial institution risk management, defense and energy issues, the restaurant industry in New York City, surfing, cigars, rum, travel, and fishing. When not writing, he's pushing into some land or water.