You should continue to maximize your contributions to your 457(b) plan as long as you are still employed. Since your contributions are pre-tax you will be reducing your taxable income and allow that money to grow in your account tax deferred. These benefits apply to your catch-up contributions as well. Unlike a 401(k) or 403(b) plan, if you leave your job or retire before age 50 ½ and need to withdraw your retirement funds from a 457(b) you will not be subject to the 10% early withdrawal penalty fee.
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If you're not planning to immediately take distributions from any pre-tax retirement accounts and you have the cash flow to add to your savings, then yes you should max out on your allowable contributions as the same benefit of tax-deferral applies to the Catch-Up as to the rest of your contributions